a set of letters or symbols in a fixed order, used to represent the basic sounds of a language; in particular, the set of letters from A to Z.
synonyms: ABCs, letters, writing system, syllabary
“recite the alphabet”
the basic elements in a system that combine to form complex entities.
“DNA’s 4-letter alphabet
In case you missed it, Google is renaming itself Alphabet.
We Sesame-Streeters are pretty attached to the old one. What?!?! It’s not 1969 anymore?!?
So, there’s the official welcome to the Alphabet family. No mention of B for Big Bird who was smart and remarkable… in his day. But it’s time for new blood. I think Alphabet needs Daniel Radcliffe.
But I of these will wrest an alphabet
And by still practise learn to know thy meaning.
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