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  1. a la carteadverb

    table dhôte

  2. à la carteadjective

    allowing selection from a fixed list of individually priced options shown on the menu

    The restaurant had a huge à la carte menu and four specials that day

    table dhôte

Princeton's WordNet

  1. a la carteadjective

    a menu having individual dishes listed with separate prices

    prix fixe, table d'hote

  2. a la carteadverb

    (of a restaurant meal) having unlimited choices with a separate price for each item

    prix fixe, table d'hote

  3. a la carteadverb

    by ordering items listed individually on a menu

    "we ate a la carte"

    prix fixe, table d'hote

Editors Contribution

  1. by the dish; individually

    i actually wanted to alert you to a problem with this entry. all the example sentences use "carte blanche", not "a la carte". that should be corrected.

    she ignored the prix fixe menu, preferring to order only her favorite dishes a al carte.

    Submitted by anonymous on June 18, 2020  

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  1. Mike Fasano:

    I was a senator at the time, and when he was the majority leader and incoming speaker and then, of course, speaker of the House, you start hearing, learning and then start reading about how he was abusing the American Express card that was given to him by the Republican Party of Florida, he didn't have carte blanche, (but) he had an America Express card.

  2. Nate Gallon:

    Uber will not be comfortable allowing its investors to have carte blanche access to sensitive information where that information could find its way to Didi.

  3. Jean Asselborn:

    Recognising Palestine as a state would be neither a favour nor a carte blanche but rather a mere recognition of the right of the Palestinian people to its own state, it would not be meant against Israel.

  4. Ray Hunt:

    We don't mind giving our information to our health care providers, but we don't want to give it to a vendor that has carte blanche to give that information to anybody they want to.

  5. Gonzalo Rodriguez:

    Lots of people flip out over good street art these days and if your business has something really cool painted on it people acknowledge you more, i gave the artist carte blanche to do whatever he wanted. I just told him it should have a Latin American feel to it.

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