noun, plural ABC's, ABCs.
noun (used with a plural verb)
Related Words for abccase, specific, article, fact, circumstance, rundown, picture, story, thing, nitty-gritty, specification, point, feature, scoop, element, item, cue, score, know, gospel
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Contemporary Examples of abc
The program—weirdly—is now under the umbrella of ABC News, and is suffering from flat ratings and an aging demographic.The Bloodiest Media Coups of 2014
December 22, 2014
Her mother told ABC News she believes Manson loves her daughter, and that “she has been good to him.”Mrs. Manson, Hometown Antihero
November 24, 2014
After rumored courting by both ABC and NBC, Pippa Middleton is reportedly inking a deal to become a Today correspondent.NBC’s Today Show ‘Hires’ Pippa Middleton
Lloyd Grove, Tom Sykes
November 5, 2014
Among her detractors was Dr. Bob Arnot, who covered medical issues for NBC before Snyderman joined the network from ABC News.NBC’s Soup-Loving Dr. Nancy Keeps Her Job
October 23, 2014
While King has shepherded The Good Wife, Commander in Chief was championed by ABC executive Anne Sweeney.Will There Ever Be a ‘Good Wife’ Effect on Politics?
October 20, 2014
Historical Examples of abc
Much better just pound away at the ABC and simple arithmetic and so on.Fantasia of the Unconscious
D. H. Lawrence
Triliteral and Multiliteral Propositions (such as “All abc are de”).Symbolic Logic
There exists a plane ABC, which does not contain all the points.
Not that in all circles the radii are equal, but only that they are so in the circle ABC.A System of Logic: Ratiocinative and Inductive
John Stuart Mill
Slavery was a terra incognito to him then, a book of which he had not learned the ABC.William Lloyd Garrison
Archibald H. Grimke
"the alphabet," late 13c., abece. Sense "rudiments or fundamentals (of a subject)" is from late 14c. From 1944 (in a "Billboard" headline) as a shortening of American Broadcasting Company. Related: ABCs.