Definition of E noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE////
    ; NAmE NAmE////
    (also e) [countable, uncountable] (pl. Es, E’s, e’s
    BrE BrE//iːz//
    ; NAmE NAmE//iːz//
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  1. 1 the fifth letter in the English alphabet ‘Egg’ begins with (an) E/‘E’.
  2. 2 E (music) the third note in the scale of C major
  3. 3E the fifth highest mark/grade that a student can get for a piece of work, showing that it is very bad He got an E in/for French.
  4. see also E-number
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: E