et cetera

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin et cētera (and the other things; and the rest of the things).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɛt ˈsɛt(ə)ɹə/, /ˌɛkˈsɛt(ə)ɹə/ (See Usage notes at etc.)
    (file)

Phrase[edit]

et cetera

  1. (uncommon) The full form of etc.: "and so forth", "and the rest".

Usage notes[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Translations[edit]

Noun[edit]

et cetera (plural et ceteras)

  1. Something in addition, which can easily be understood.

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Phrase[edit]

et cētera

  1. et cetera, and the rest, and so on: used to note that the rest of a list or piece of information continues in a similar or already-known fashion.

See also[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin et cetera.

Pronunciation[edit]

Phrase[edit]

et cetera

  1. et cetera

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Phrase[edit]

et cetera

  1. et cetera; and so on

Romanian[edit]

Adverb[edit]

et cetera

  1. Alternative spelling of etcetera

Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

et cetera

  1. et cetera (and so on)

Synonyms[edit]