WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Principal Translations
InglésEspañol
a la,
à la
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
Gallicism (in the style of)a lo loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
 He swears a lot when he's angry, a la Gordon Ramsay.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Va peinada a lo Verónica Lake, con un mechón tapándole el ojo.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Compound Forms:
InglésEspañol
à la carte advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." French (ordering dishes: individually)a la carta loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
 Rather than choosing the set lunch, she decided to order à la carte.
 En vez de elegir el del almuerzo, decidió elegir a la carta.
à la carte adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." French (menu items: priced individually)a la carta loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar").
 The restaurant offers a wide selection of à la carte menu items.
 El restaurante ofrece una gran selección de platos a la carta.
à la carte advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." figurative, French (choosing, buying: individually)a la carta loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
 Customers can download songs à la carte.
 Los clientes pueden bajar música a la carta.
à la carte adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." figurative, French (can be purchased individually)a la carta loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar").
 The website allows people to make à la carte purchases.
 El sitio web permite que la gente haga compras a la carta.
a la mode,
à la mode
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
French (fashionable, in fashion)a la moda loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
 Siempre se viste a la moda.
a la mode,
à la mode
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
US, French (with ice cream)con helado loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar").
 I ordered a piece of pie a la mode.
 Yo quiero pastel de manzana con helado.
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