usage note
This word is often used in the plural in the senses shown in 1) and 2).
ABC
noun
1. (alphabet) 
a. el abecé (M) 
Charlie came home from school with his ABCs memorized.Charlie regresó de la escuela sabiéndose el abecé de memoria.
b. el abecedario (M) 
You can't learn to read books until you know the ABCs.No puedes aprender a leer libros hasta que te sepas el abecedario.
2. (fundamentals) 
a. el abecé (M) 
I'm reading the book "The ABC of Photography" to see if I can learn to use my new camera.Estoy leyendo el libro "El abecé de la fotografía" para ver si aprendo a usar mi nueva cámara.
3. (figurative) (easy task) 
Don't worry; handling the lawnmower is as easy as ABC.No te preocupes; manejar la cortadora de pasto es facilísimo.
Putting that mirror on the wall will be as simple as ABC.Montar ese espejo en la pared será tan simple como el abecé.
abbreviation
4. (American Broadcasting Company) (United States) 
a. ABC 
Tune in tonight to see this new hit show, only on ABC.Sintonicen esta noche para ver esta nueva y exitosa serie, exclusivamente en ABC.
ABC
Noun
1. (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) 
a. el abecedario (M) 
an ABC of gardeninguna guía básica de jardinería
b. la cadena ABC (F) 
c. radiotelevisión pública australiana 
ABC [ˈeɪbiːˈsiː]
abbreviation:noun
1 (alphabet) abecé (m)
it's as easy or simple as ABC es coser y cantar (informal); es facilísimo; the ABC of Politics (as title) el Abecé de la Política
2 (US)American Broadcasting Company
3 (Australia)Australian Broadcasting Commission
usage note
This word may also be spelled "abecé" and is often used in the plural. The plural of “abc” is “abc.”
abc
masculine noun
1. (fundamentals) 
a. ABC 
Mi mamá es violinista y me enseñó los abc de la teoría musical.My mother is a violinist and taught me the ABCs of music theory.
ABC
abc
Phrases with "abc"
Here are the most popular phrases with "abc." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
ABC 
el abecé 
Examples
Loading...
Search history
Did this page answer your question?