Examples of à la mode in a Sentence
apple pie à la mode
a political movement that was once à la mode
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Over a meal of salad, veal scallops on mashed potatoes and apple pie a la mode, Republican U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson and a bipartisan group of six other senators talked taxes Tuesday night at the White House with President Donald Trump.
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Origin and Etymology of à la mode
First Known Use: 1642See Words from the same year
à la mode Synonyms
Synonymsstylish (also a la mode), au courant, chic, cool [slang], exclusive, fashionable, fresh [slang], happening, hip, in, modish, sharp, smart, snappy, supercool, swell, swish, trendy, voguish
Antonymsdowdy, out, outmoded, styleless, unchic, uncool, unfashionable, unmodish, unstylish
Related Wordsdowntown, edgy, funky; dapper, dashing, dressy, kicky, natty, rakish, sassy, saucy, spiffy, spruce; chichi, classy, flossy, haute (also haut), nobby, posh, ritzy, soigné (or soignée), swank (or swanky); elegant, graceful, handsome, majestic, refined, sophisticated, stately, tasteful, understated; doggish, doggy, flashy, gallant; dandyish, dudish, foppish; ultrachic, ultracool, ultrahip, ultraposh, ultrasmart, ultrasophisticated
Near Antonymscheesy, tacky, unattractive, unbecoming; graceless, inelegant, tasteless, trashy, unhandsome; frowsy (or frowzy), sloppy, slovenly, unkempt, untidy; disheveled (or dishevelled), messy, mussy, rumpled, wrinkled; shabby, sleazy
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