What does a la mode mean?

Definitions for a la mode

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word a la mode.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. latest, a la mode(p), in style(p), in vogue(p), modish(adverb)

    in the current fashion or style

  2. a la mode(adverb)

    with ice cream on top or on the side

    "we served the apple pie a la mode"


  1. a la mode(Adverb)

    In a particular style or fashion.

  2. a la mode(Adjective)

    Served with ice cream.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of a la mode in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of a la mode in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lee Eilers:

    We are definitely in growth mode.

  2. Oliver Wendell Holmes:

    The mode by which the inevitable comes to pass is effort.

  3. David Grayson:

    Friendship is neither a formality nor a mode it is rather a life.

  4. David Nutt:

    We know that a number of mental illnesses, such as OCD and depression, are associated with excessive connectivity of the brain, and the default mode network becomes over-connected.

  5. Jacques Martin Barzun:

    Since it is seldom clear whether intellectual activity denotes a superior mode of being or a vital deficiency, opinion swings between considering intellect a privilege and seeing it as a handicap.

Images & Illustrations of a la mode

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