Definition of à la roi in English:

à la roi

(also a la roi)

adjective

Cooking
rare
  • As postpositive in the names of various dishes: in the style or manner of the king. Compare "à la", "à la reine", à la royale .

Origin

Mid 19th century. From à la + French roi roy. Compare earlier à la reine, à la royale.

Pronunciation

à la roi

/ˌa la ˈrwɑː/ /ˌa lə ˈrwɑː/ /ˌɑː lɑː ˈrwɑː/