Definition of à la Chinoise in English:

à la Chinoise

adverb

(also à la Chinois)
  • With reference to style, method, appearance, etc.: in the Chinese manner.

Pronunciation

à la Chinoise

/ˌa la ʃɪnˈwɑːz/ /ˌa la ʃiːnˈwɑːz/ /ˌɑː lɑː ʃɪnˈwɑːz/

adjective

(also à la Chinois)
  • As postpositive. Designating any of various things that are, or are perceived to be, Chinese in style, method, appearance, etc.

Pronunciation

à la Chinoise

/ˌa la ʃɪnˈwɑːz/ /ˌa la ʃiːnˈwɑːz/ /ˌɑː lɑː ʃɪnˈwɑːz/

Origin

Late 18th century. From French à la chinoise from à la + chinoise, use as noun of the feminine of chinois Chinese.