ampersand ampersand  /ˈæm pər ˌsænd/


  • (n) a punctuation mark (&) used to represent conjunction (and)


  1. I'm still thinking about that ankh-ampersand-lollipop looking name.
  2. His name, he says, is simply that unpronounceable symbol that looks like a combination of an ankh, an ampersand and a lollipop.
  3. Elaine had been a child actress; before Nichols May were joined with an ampersand, he had taken classes with Lee Strasberg.


  1. Ampersand Capital Partners Adds Operating Partner

    WELLESLEY, Mass., June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ampersand Capital Partners, a healthcare-focused, middle market private equity firm, is pleased to announce the addition of Cecil Kost as an Operating Partner.  ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. 'King & Maxwell' premiere: How does it stack up to David Baldacci's books?

    "King & Maxwell" is the latest in TNT's ampersand crime dramedies, this one starring Jon Tenney as Sean King and Rebecca Romijn as Michelle Maxwell, both former Secret Service who are now a duo of private investigators. If you haven't read the books, we're curious what you thought about the new series. Tenney and Romijn have a cute chemistry, for sure. But as fans of the book series, we wish the ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Zap2It

  3. TNT is exploding with ampersand titles, from 'Franklin & Bash' to new drama 'King & Maxwell'

    And another thing: Have you noticed how much TNT is addicted to shows with ampersand titles?
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Sun Press

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