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Meaning of "A-line" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF A-LINE

A-line play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF A-LINE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
A-Line is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES A-LINE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

A-line

A-line

An A-line skirt is a skirt that is fitted at the hips and gradually widens towards the hem, giving the impression of the shape of a capital letter A. The term is also used to describe dresses and coats with a similar shape.

Definition of A-line in the English dictionary

The definition of A-line in the dictionary is flaring slightly from the waist or shoulders.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE A-LINE

A to J
A to Z
a treader of the boards
a turn-up
a visual impairment
a voice in the wilderness
a whale of a
A-bomb
A-frame
A-level
A-line dress
A-list
A-OK
A-okay
A-one
A-sample
A-side
a-v
A.

WORDS THAT END LIKE A-LINE

above-the-line
below-the-line
body-line
bush-line
by-line
first-line
front-line
half-line
hotline
in-line
main-line
old-line
one-line
open-line
straight-line
three-line
through-line
top-of-the-line
towing-line
two-line
world-line

Synonyms and antonyms of A-line in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «A-line» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF A-LINE

Find out the translation of A-line to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of A-line from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «A-line» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

A线
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

A- line
570 millions of speakers

English

A-line
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक लाइन
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ألف خط
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Онлайн
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

A -line
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

একটি লাইন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

A- ligne
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

A-line
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

A-Linie
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

オンライン
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

A 라인
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

A-line
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

A-line
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஏ-லைன்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ए-लाइन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

A-hattı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

A-line
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

- Linia
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Онлайн
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

A- line
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

A-line
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

A- lyn
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

A-linje
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

A-linje
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of A-line

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «A-LINE»

The term «A-line» is very widely used and occupies the 9.607 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «A-LINE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «A-line» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «A-line» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about A-line

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «A-LINE»

Discover the use of A-line in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to A-line and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Essential A-Line: Make 17 Flirty Skirts from 1 Basic Pattern
Offers instructions on sewing an A-line skirt, shares alternative projects made from the same pattern, and discusses the equipment needed to create them.
Jona Giammalva, 2013
2
Absolutely A-Line: 1 Easy Pattern, 26 Adorable Dresses for ...
Shows and tells how to make 26 A-line dresses for girls; pattern included.
Wendi Gratz, 2009
3
A Line in the Sand: The Anglo-French Struggle for the Middle ...
Uses recently declassified French and British government documents to describe how the two countries secretly divided the Middle East during World War I and the effect these mandates had on local Arabs and Jews.
James Barr, 2012
4
One Line a Day: A Five Year Memory Book
This classic memorykeeper is the perfect way to track the ups and downs of life, day by day.
CHRONICLE BOOKS LLC, Chronicle Books Staff, 2009
5
A Line in the Sand: The Alamo in Blood and Memory
In A Line in the Sand, acclaimed historians Randy Roberts and James Olson use a wealth of archival sources, including the diary of José Enrique de la Peña, along with important and little-used Mexican documents, to retell the story of the ...
Randy Roberts, James S. Olson, 2001
6
When a Line Bends ... a Shape Begins
Rhymed text describes how shapes are made from simple lines. Some of the verses appear on the page in the shape they describe.
Rhonda Gowler Greene, 2001
7
A Line in the Sand: Britain, France and the struggle that ...
Through a stellar cast of politicians, diplomats, spies and soldiers, including T. E. Lawrence, Winston Churchill and Charles de Gaulle, A Line in the Sand vividly tells the story of the short but crucial era when Britain and France ruled ...
James Barr, 2011
8
A Line Out for a Walk: Familiar Essays
Essays deal with fame, insults, boredom, teaching, quotations, gamblers, scouting, height, smoking, fate, hats, envy, reading, gossip, money, and illness 'A writer at the top of his powers in these serious, funny, pleasantly unpredictable ...
Joseph Epstein, 1992
9
A Line of Sight: American Avant-garde Film Since 1965
Arthur (English and film studies, Montclair State U.) balances close analysis of major and lesser-known films with detailed examinations of their production, distribution and exhibition.
Paul Arthur, 2005
10
A Line in the Sand
A young Palestinian is befriended, then murdered by Canadian soldiers during Operation Desert Storm. Cast of 3 to 5 men.
Guillermo Verdecchia, Marcus Youssef, 1997

3 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «A-LINE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term A-line is used in the context of the following news items.
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5 types of skirts that every modern girl should have!
2) The demure A-line: An A-line skirt sits snugly at the waist and gradually widens towards the hem. Not only does it highlight the smallest part ... «indiatvnews.com, Jul 15»
2
Whistler Bike Park Updates: A-Line Zone 3 Opening Saturday
Unlike the rest of A-Line, Zone 3 (the rock drop section) wasn't touched earlier this season nor has been touched by machines for countless ... «Pinkbike.com, Jun 15»
3
How to Pull Off the Season's A-Line Mini
Skirt lovers, rejoice: The A-line mini isn't going anywhere. Chances are you loved the '60s-inspired ones at Louis Vuitton, Carven, and ... «Style.com, Jun 15»
REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. A-Line [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/a-line>. Jan 2019 ».
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