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la

EN[lɑː] [-ɑː]
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  • La, LA, or L.A. may refer to:
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    Definition of la in English Dictionary

  • NounPLlas
    1. (music) A syllable used in solfège to represent the sixth note of a major scale.
      1. (Scouse) lad, lid.
      2. Adjective
        1. Prefixed to the name of a woman, with ironic effect (as though an opera prima donna).
        2. Interjection
          1. Represents the sound of music or singing.
            1. "La la la la, I can't hear you!" Jimmy said, pretending to hold a mic and sing like his father.
            2. I couldn't make out the words of the song, it was just a bunch of la la la as far as I could hear.
          2. OBS Used to introduce a statement with emphatic or intensive effect.
            1. (archaic) Expressing surprise, anger. etc.
            2. More Examples
              1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                • To be an astronaut you must be the crème de la crème.
                • If they would've made Gex 2 with the same style as the original, instead of crappifying it a la Crash Bandicoot, it would've sold huge amounts.
                • This story of coal miners (John Wayne and Randolph Scott) who become coal-owners and rivals for the affections of La Dietrich is the purest and oldest ackamarackus.
            • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
              1. Adjectives
                • Uncomparable adjectives
                • Interjections
                  • Nouns
                    • Countable nouns
                  Related Links:
                  1. en last
                  2. en large
                  3. fr large
                  4. en land
                  5. en law
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                  Meaning of la for the defined word.

                  Grammatically, this word "la" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also an interjection. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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