Meaning of “U, u” in the English Dictionary

"U, u" in British English

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U, unoun

uk /juː/ us /juː/ plural Us, U's or u's

U, uadjective

uk /juː/ us /juː/

U, u adjective (FILM)

abbreviation for universal : used in the UK to refer to a film that is considered suitable for children of any age

U, u adjective (UPPER-CLASS)

UK old-fashioned (of behaviour or ways of speaking) acceptable to or expected to be used by people of high social class


(Definition of “U, u” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)