indefinite article Meaning in the Cambridge Essential English Dictionary
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Meaning of "indefinite article" in Essential English Dictionary

indefinite article

noun
 
/ɪnˌdefɪnət ˈɑːtɪkl/
B1 in grammar, a phrase used to mean the words ‘a’ or ‘an’
Translations of “indefinite article”
in Korean 부정관사…
in Arabic أَداة تَنْكير (نَحو)…
in Portuguese artigo indefinido…
in Catalan article indefinit…
in Japanese (文法)不定冠詞…
in Italian articolo indefinito…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不定冠詞…
in Russian неопределенный артикль…
in Turkish belgisiz/belirtisiz harfi tarif…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不定冠词…
in Polish rodzajnik lub przedimek nieokreślony…
(Definition of indefinite article from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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