Meaning of et cetera
Pronunciation: (et set'ur-u, se'tru), [key]
- and others; and so forth; and so on (used to indicate that more of the same sort or class might have been mentioned, but for brevity have been omitted):Abbr.: etc. He had dogs, cats, guinea pigs, frogs, et cetera, as pets.
Pronunciation: (et-set'ur-u, -se'tru), [key]
— pl. -er•as.
- a number of other things or persons unspecified.
- extras or sundries.
- et cetera (Thesaurus)