Meaning of À LA in English

À LA

/ah" lah, ah" leuh/ ; Fr. /ann lann/

1. according to; in the manner of: a short poem à la Ogden Nash.

2. Cookery.

a. prepared in the manner of, to the taste of, or by: chicken à la provençale.

b. prepared with the ingredient of. Also, a la .

[ 1580-90; à la mode de in the style of ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .