A&E (TV network)
A&E (an initialism for its full name, the Arts & Entertainment Network), is an American cable and satellite television channel that serves as the flagship television property of A&E Networks, a joint venture between the Hearst Corporation and Disney–ABC Television Group subsidiary of the Walt Disney Company (both of which maintain a 50% ownership interest).
The channel originally focused programming on biographies, documentaries, and drama series (especially crime dramas and mysteries) but has later expanded to include reality television programming. As of July 2015, the A&E network is available to approximately 95,968,000 pay television households (82.4% of households with television) in the United States.
The channel is headquartered in New York City and operates offices in Atlanta, Georgia; Chicago, Illinois; Detroit, Michigan; London, United Kingdom; Los Angeles, California and Stamford, Connecticut.
The U.S. version of the channel is shown in Canada while international versions exist for Australia, Latin America, and Europe.
A&E may refer to:
A&E (TV network), an American cable and satellite television network
- A&E Networks, the parent company of the A&E Network
- A&E Records, a record label
- "A&E" (song), a song by Goldfrapp
- "A+E" (song), a song by Clean Bandit
- A+E (album), an album by Graham Coxon
- Accident and Emergency, the British, Irish, New Zealand, and Hong Kong term for a hospital's emergency department
- Always and Everyone, a British TV drama series which ran 1999-2002, set in the accident and emergency department of a hospital
- Arts and entertainment, in multimedia
- Adult and elderly, a type of specialized nursing care
- Admiralty and Ecclesiastical Cases, one of the original (1865-1875) eleven series of the British Law Reports
- Alarums and Excursions, a California-based amateur press association focusing on role-playing games
- Apple & Eve, a New York-based company specializing in organic juice products
"A&E" (short for "Accident and Emergency", the term used in the UK for the emergency department of a hospital) is a song performed by British duo Goldfrapp. The song was written and produced by Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory for the duo's fourth album Seventh Tree (2008). It was released as the album's first single on 11 February 2008.
A&E (Spain and Portugal)
A&E is a Spanish and Portuguese basic cable and satellite television channel that features reality television programming produced by A&E USA, owned by The History Channel Iberia joint venture between A&E Networks and AMC Networks International Iberia. It has feeds in Spanish available in Spain, and feeds in Portuguese available in Portugal and Africa.
n. 1 (context chiefly British NZ English) the accident and emergency (casualty) department of a hospital. 2 (initialism of arts Arts and entertainment Entertainment English)
Usage examples of "a&e".
This is a common way for adventuresses to look upon their daughters, and Therese was an adventuress in the widest acceptation of the term.
In spite of all these considerations, I felt a sort of pleasure in accepting for ready cash all the counterfeit coins that she had spread out before me.
Beside myself with rage, blushing for very shame, seeing but too late the fault I had committed by accepting the society of a scoundrel, I went up to my room, and hurriedly packed up my carpet-bag.
The supper must take place, it will be a pleasure for me, but let me confess that in accepting it I have shewn myself more grateful than polite.
You will dishonour me by accepting such a poor offer, and you will do yourself harm too, as you will not be able to ask for a good salary after taking such a small one.
Malipiero was a senator, who was unwilling at seventy years of age to attend any more to State affairs, and enjoyed a happy, sumptuous life in his mansion, surrounded every evening by a well-chosen party of ladies who had all known how to make the best of their younger days, and of gentlemen who were always acquainted with the news of the town.
I was acquainted with my subject, and would compose a sermon which would take everyone by surprise on account of its novelty.
as she was a native of Venice, I thought it was absurd for her to speak French to me, and I told her that I was not acquainted with that language, and would feel grateful if she would converse in Italian.
I would only sell the secret for a large sum of money, and I am not acquainted with you.
at that moment I saw Petronio going by, and availing myself of a moment when the officer was talking to someone, I told him not to appear to be acquainted with me, but to tell me where he lived.
Dandolo asked me whether I would answer a question he would ask, the interpretation of which would belong only to him, as he was the only person acquainted with the subject of the question.
They never would have entertained such a strange idea if they had been acquainted with cabalistic science.
I had likewise occasion to become acquainted at the Venetian Embassy with a lady from Venice, the widow of an English baronet named Wynne.
She related to me in the most assuring manner that the handsomest of all the nuns in the convent loved her to distraction, gave her a French lesson twice a-day, and had amicably forbidden her to become acquainted with the other boarders.
about this time my destiny made me acquainted with a nobleman called Mark antony Zorzi, a man of parts and famous for his skill in writing verses in the Venetian dialect.