Meaning of à la mode
à la mode
Pronunciation: (ä" lu mōd', al"u- Fr. a la môd'), [key]
- in or according to the fashion.
- apple pie à la mode.
- (of pie or other dessert) served with a portion of ice cream, often as a topping:apple pie à la mode.
- (of beef&hasp;) larded and braised or stewed with vegetables, herbs, etc., and served with a rich brown gravy.
Pronunciation: (al'u-mōd"), [key]
- a lightweight, glossy silk fabric used in the manufacture of scarfs, hoods, etc.