Alamode
Alamode Al"a*mode`, adv. & a. [F. [`a] la mode after the fashion.] According to the fashion or prevailing mode. ``Alamode beef shops.'' --Macaulay. [1913 Webster]

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  • Alamode — Al a*mode , n. A thin, black silk for hoods, scarfs, etc.; often called simply mode. Buchanan. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • alamode — /al euh mohd /, n. 1. a lightweight, glossy silk fabric used in the manufacture of scarfs, hoods, etc. 2. See à la mode. * * * …   Universalium

  • alamode — noun a lustrous silk fabric used for headscarves …   Wiktionary

  • alamode — adj. avant garde, contemporary, fashionable, according to current styles of fashion; served with ice cream on the side (i.e. with cake or pie) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • alamode — ala·mode …   English syllables

  • alamode —   n. soft, light silk, used in 19th century for shawls, dresses, etc …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • alamode — noun ( s) : a thin glossy silk fabric (as for hoods and scarfs) * * * /al euh mohd /, n. 1. a lightweight, glossy silk fabric used in the manufacture of scarfs, hoods, etc. 2. See à la mode. * * * alˈamode noun A light glossy silk • • • …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Honoria and Mammon — is a Caroline era stage play, written by James Shirley and published in 1659. It is a revision and expansion of Shirley s earlier morality play A Contention for Honor and Riches (c. 1630, printed 1633), and illustrates the persistence of… …   Wikipedia

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