• (RP) IPA: /ɑː(ɹ)/
    (GA) IPA: /ɑɹ/
    (Ireland) IPA: /ɔɹ/
    (AAVE) IPA: /ˈɑɹə/
  • (phoneme) (non-rhotic) IPA: /ɹ/ or a lengthening of the previous vowel, (rhotic) IPA: /ɹ/
  1. Letter of the English alphabet
  1. (abbreviation, slang, text messaging, internet) are (in text messaging and internet conversations)
    How r u — “How are you?”
  • Italian: 6

  • (RP) IPA: /ɑː/
  • (America) enPR: är, IPA: /ɑɹ/
  • (Ireland) IPA: /ɔɹ/
  • (AAVE) IPA: /ˈɑɹə/
  1. Letter of the English alphabet
  1. (entomology) radius
  2. (US, politics) Republican
  3. (monarchy) rex or regina; the initial by which a British monarch signs documents after his or her name
  4. (handbells) ring
  5. (chess) rook
  6. (baseball, cricket) runs, the statistic reporting the number of runs scored by a player
  7. (law) the Crown, the government of a monarchy (abbreviating rex or regina)
    R v Smith
  8. Thursday
    • 1986, Cornell University Courses of Study,[http://books.google.com/books?id=uRRJAAAAYAAJ ] page 250:
      Lecs, T R 9:05; lab, M T W R or F 1:25—4:25, or M or W 7:30—10:30 p.m.
    • 2000 August, M.W. Carter, “A Comprehensive Course Timetabling and Student Scheduling System at the University of Waterloo”, in Edmund Burke and Wilhelm Erben (editors), Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling III, Springer (2001), ISBN 978-3-540-42421-5, page 66 ↗:
      8:30 MWF (3 x 1 hour) […] 8:30-10 TR (2 x 1.5 hours)
    • 2007, W. Ted Mahavier, “Syllabus for Analysis” (Lamar University course syllabus), appendix II.A of Charles A. Coppin et al., The Moore Method: A Pathway to Learner-Centered Instruction, Mathematical Association of America (2009), ISBN 978-0-88385-185-2, page 201 ↗:
      Office Hours: MTWRF: 9:00–11:00, 1:30–3:00 or stop by my office anytime.
  1. (film certification) restricted
  2. reverse
  3. right (as opposed to left)

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