Synonyms for a la carte

Grammar : Adv
Spell : ah luh kahrt, al-uh; French a la kart
Phonetic Transcription : ˌɑ lə ˈkɑrt, ˌæl ə; French a la ˈkart

Définition of a la carte

Origin :
  • 1826, from French à la carte, literally "by the card" (see card (n.)); in other words, "ordered by separate items." Distinguished from a table d'hôte, meal served at a fixed, inclusive price.
  • adv having menu items priced separately

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