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Alps a high mountain range that goes from southern France through Switzerland, Italy, Germany, and Austria and into the countries along the Adriatic Sea down to Albania.
already by this or that time. [3 definitions]
Alsatian the British word for "German shepherd," a breed of large brown or black dogs that are often used as guard dogs and as guide dogs for blind people.
also besides; in addition; too.
altar a raised table or platform used for religious ceremonies.
altar girl a girl who is trained to help the priest during church worship services.
alter to make different in some way; change. [2 definitions]
alternate to take turns (usually followed by "with"). [7 definitions]
alternative one of two or more choices. [3 definitions]
although in spite of the fact that; even though; though.
altimeter a device that measures distance above the Earth's surface.
altitude the height of a thing above earth or above sea level.
alto the vocal range between tenor and soprano. Alto is the lowest range for the female voice and highest for the male. [4 definitions]
altogether completely; entirely. [3 definitions]
aluminium the British spelling of "aluminum," a strong, light, silver metal that does not easily rust.
aluminum a strong, light, silver metal that does not easily rust. Aluminum is a chemical element. (symbol: Al)
always at all times; without stopping; forever. [3 definitions]
am a form of the verb "be" that is present tense and used with the pronoun "I."
a.m. abbreviation of "ante meridiem," which means "before noon" in Latin; the time between midnight and noon.
amateur one who does something only for enjoyment rather than for money. [3 definitions]
amaze to surprise greatly or fill with wonder; astonish.