Definition of à la Turque in English:

à la Turque

adjective

(also a la Turque)
  • Designating any of various things that are Turkish in style, manner, or origin. Chiefly as postpositive.

    Frequently in the names of dishes.

Pronunciation

à la Turque

/ˌa la ˈtəːk/ /ˌa lə ˈtəːk/ /ˌɑː lɑː ˈtəːk/

adverb

(also a la Turque)
  • In a Turkish style or manner.

Pronunciation

à la Turque

/ˌa la ˈtəːk/ /ˌa lə ˈtəːk/ /ˌɑː lɑː ˈtəːk/

Origin

Late 17th century. From French à la turque, literally ‘in the Turkish style’ from à la + turque, use as noun of feminine of turc.