What is another word for la?

Pronunciation: [lˈa] (IPA)

La is a French word with no direct English translation, but it is often used as an exclamation of emotion or surprise. There are multiple synonyms for the word "la" in English, such as "wow," "oh," "my goodness," "geez," "jeez," "oh my," and "good heavens." These words are commonly used in spoken language or written communication to express surprise, shock, excitement, or disbelief. The choice of synonym usually depends on the tone of the situation and the level of emotion that one is feeling. So, whether it's "la," "wow," or "geez," these words serve as a bridge between our inner emotions and outer expressions.

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Usage examples for La

Well, that's Mignon la Salle.
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester
Mignon la Salle's face grew dark.
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester
Before I could make up my mind what it was all about I heard Miss Stevens talking about Miss la Salle's bracelet and the Weston dance.
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester

Famous quotes with La

  • In French literature, you can choose a la carte; in Spanish literature, there is only the set meal.
    Jose Bergamin
  • I am not young but I feel young. The day I feel old, I will go to bed and stay there. J'aime la vie! I feel that to live is a wonderful thing.
    Coco Chanel
  • But Contra la Puerta was done mostly in the opposite way, starting with sounds and melodies.
    Jim Coleman
  • When I recorded Contra la Puerta, I never really thought out doing the material live. Mostly because I haven't really seen any electronic music performed live in an interesting way.
    Jim Coleman
  • I come from this really small town near Nashville, Tennessee, where everything was la-di-da and normal.
    Miley Cyrus

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