What does a-line mean?

Definitions for a-lineˈeɪˌlaɪn

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word a-line.

Wiktionary

  1. A-line(Noun)

    Any article of clothing with the A-line silhouette.

  2. A-line(Adjective)

    Having a silhouette that replicates the letter A by flaring out from the top, like a funnel, narrow and fitted at the neck and shoulders, skimming the hips and widening toward the bottom, with little or no shaping or seaming at the waist.

  3. Origin: From A + line

Freebase

  1. 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.

Anagrams for a-line »

  1. anile

  2. laine

  3. alien

  4. linea

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of a-line in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of a-line in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Oscar Levant:

    There's a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line.

  2. Christine Lavin:

    There's a very fine line between a groove and a rut a fine line between eccentrics and people who are just plain nuts.

  3. Mike Manazir:

    We have to buy something in (fiscal year) '16 for that line to extend, the challenge for me is that if the line shuts down ... I now run out of options, and I can't procure Growlers if the analysis says that we need more.

  4. Siobhan Morden:

    You have to pay back the China swap line (in 12 months time). It is a temporary fix to end the term, but it places a huge burden on the incoming administration to pay back the swap line and reverse the balance of payments deficit.

  5. Andy Warhol:

    It's the place where my prediction from the sixties finally came true In the future everyone will be famous for fifteen minutes. I'm bored with that line. I never use it anymore. My new line is, In fifteen minutes everybody will be famous.

Images & Illustrations of a-line

Translation

Find a translation for the a-line definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these a-line definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"a-line." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 22 Jun 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/a-line>.

Are we missing a good definition for a-line? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for a-line:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.