Associations to the word «Carte»

Wiktionary

CARTE, noun. A bill of fare; a menu.
CARTE, noun. (dated) A visiting card.
CARTE BLANCHE, noun. Unlimited discretionary power to act; unrestricted authority.
CARTE DE VISITE, noun. A business card
CARTE DE VISITE, noun. (dated) A visiting card
CARTE DE VISITE, noun. (obsolete) A photograph of a famous person, the same size as a visiting card

Dictionary definition

CARTE, noun. A list of dishes available at a restaurant; "the menu was in French".

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.