Meaning of carte blanche
Pronunciation: (kärt' blanch', blänch' Fr. kart blänsh'), [key]
— pl. cartes blanches
- unconditional authority; full discretionary power.
- a sheet of paper that is blank except for a signature and given by the signer to another person to write in what he or she pleases.
- a hand having no face card but with a special scoring value, as in piquet.