The definition of Carte means Richard D'Oyly Carte who produced the Gilbert and Sullivan operas.
An example of Richard D'Oyly Carte is the man who produced Happy Hampstead.
1844-1901; Eng. producer of Gilbert & Sullivan operas
- Tell Brennan he has carte blanch to give us everything within reason we might need.
- "Carte blanche is beyond high," he said.
- Carte blanche never breaks bad for me.
- Dean tried listening to the two conversations while responding to the one, all at the same time but only managed to catch Cynthia's carte blanc offer for Martha to stay, 'as long as necessary'.
- You should never offer carte blanche to someone who just might take you up on it.