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Definitions for et cetera
ɛt ˈsɛt ər ə, ˈsɛ trəet cetera

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Et cetera

    alt. of Et caetera


  1. Et cetera

    Et cetera is a Latin expression that means "and other things", or "and so forth". It is taken directly from the Latin expression which literally means "and the rest" and is a loan-translation of the Greek "καὶ τὰ ἕτερα". Et means "and"; cētera means "the rest".

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Et cetera

    et set′er-a, usually written etc. or &c., a phrase meaning 'and so on.'—n. something in addition, which can easily be understood. [L. et and, cetera, the rest.]

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How to pronounce et cetera?

  1. Alex
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How to say et cetera in sign language?

  1. etcetera


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of et cetera in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of et cetera in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of et cetera in a Sentence

  1. Carter Page:

    No, I've never been an agent of a foreign power by any stretch of the imagination, i may have, back in the G20 when they were getting ready to do that in St. Petersburg, I might have participated in a few meetings that a lot of people -- including people from the Obama administration -- were sitting on, and Geneva, Paris, et cetera, but I've never been anywhere near what's being described here.

  2. Julia Bryan:

    Everyone is very nervous and apprehensive about making sure their ballots get back. I think it raises the level of stress. Voting from abroad requires forms that you fill in, et cetera, and sometimes it can feel like a natural blockade.

  3. Dave Lennon:

    As we negotiate discounts, et cetera, with payers, and the contracts with those payers, we're trying to make sure they put those elements in place.

  4. Donald Marron:

    It's smaller than Cetera was (at the time of purchase), but it's more clearly aligned with what we want to do in the future.

  5. Scott Keyes:

    Older airlines like Delta, United, Lufthansa, et cetera have had to drop their fares to compete with new budget carrier, adjusted for inflation, flights to Europe today are cheaper than they've ever been. It is quite common to see fares to Paris, London, Barcelona, and elsewhere around $ 400 round trip — sometimes less ! — including bags and meals.

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    a small restaurant serving beer and wine as well as food; usually cheap
    • A. brasserie
    • B. muddle
    • C. impurity
    • D. ditch

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