Definition of à la mode adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


    à la mode

    adjective, adverb
    BrE BrE//ˌɑː lɑː ˈməʊd//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɑː lɑː ˈmoʊd//
    (from French)
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  1. 1[not before noun] (old-fashioned) fashionable; in the latest fashion We’ll get Papa to buy you something a little more à la mode.
  2. 2[after noun] (North American English) served with ice cream apple pie à la mode
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: à la mode