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à la mode

 (ä′lə mōd′, ăl′ə)
adj.
1. According to the prevailing style or fashion.
2. Served with ice cream: apple pie à la mode.

[French : à, in + la, the + mode, fashion.]

à la mode

(ɑː lɑː ˈməʊd; æ lə; French a la mɔd)
adj
1. fashionable in style, design, etc
2. (Cookery) (of meats) braised with vegetables in wine
3. (Cookery) chiefly US and Canadian (of desserts) served with ice cream
[C17: from French: according to the fashion]

à la mode

or a la mode

(ˌɑ lə ˈmoʊd, ˌæl ə-)
adj.
1. in or according to the fashion.
2. served with ice cream.
[1640–50; < French]

à la mode

A French phrase meaning according to the fashion, used to mean in fashion.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.a la mode - in the current fashion or stylea la mode - in the current fashion or style  
fashionable, stylish - being or in accordance with current social fashions; "fashionable clothing"; "the fashionable side of town"; "a fashionable cafe"
Adv.1.a la mode - with ice cream on top or on the sidea la mode - with ice cream on top or on the side; "we served the apple pie a la mode"

à la mode

adjective fashionable, in fashion, in vogue, in (informal), the new, popular, with it (informal), stylish, chic, all the rage (informal), modish, du jour (French), all the go (informal), culty, the latest rage (informal) The saxophone will always be à la mode.

à la mode

adjective
Being or in accordance with the current fashion:
Informal: classy, in, sharp, snappy, swish, tony, trendy.
Slang: with-it.
Translations

à la mode

adj (US) → mit Eis

à la mode

[ɑːlɑːˈməʊd]
1. adjdi moda
2. advalla moda
References in classic literature ?
The luxuriously rich are not simply kept comfortably warm, but unnaturally hot; as I implied before, they are cooked, of course a la mode.
18 April 2018 - California, US-based CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX), a provider of global property information, analytics and data-enabled services has completed the acquisition of Oklahoma, US-based subscription-based software solutions provider a la mode technologies, LLC to expand and scale data-driven valuations platform offerings, the company said.
a la mode is the provider of a popular appraisal form-filling software, used by more than half of the nation's appraisers, according to a la mode.
a la mode has been deeply involved in the UCDP initiative since the beginning.
"Across the nation, far too many real estate brokers spend tens of thousands of dollars on custom Web sites, only to realize their investment didn't meet their needs," said Rusty Lindquist, vice president of Broker and Agent Products for a la mode.
On-going status of the appraisal assignment will also be pushed back to Ellie Mac clients via a la mode's XSites Network.
Fort Worth, Texas-based Axios Valuation Solutions has fully integrated its appraisal management operations with a Oklahoma City-based a la mode Inc.'s Mercury Network Vendor Management Platform (VMP).
The solution chosen by a la mode and BCE Emergis, a provider of eMortgage solutions, involved the implementation of a custom plugin for a la mode's Mercury Desktop ers.