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a la mode

Definitions of a la mode
  1. adjective
    in the current fashion or style
    synonyms: in style, in vogue, latest, modish
    fashionable, stylish
    being or in accordance with current social fashions
  2. adverb
    with ice cream on top or on the side
    “we served the apple pie a la mode
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