à la mode

à la mode

adjective \ˌä-lə-ˈmōd, ˌa-lə-\

: topped with ice cream

: stylish or fashionable

Full Definition of À LA MODE

:  topped with ice cream

Variants of À LA MODE

à la mode also a la mode \ˌä-lə-ˈmōd, ˌa-lə-\

Examples of À LA MODE

  1. apple pie à la mode
  2. a political movement that was once à la mode

Origin of À LA MODE

French, according to the fashion
First Known Use: 1641


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