anglaise

[ ahng-gleyz, -glez ]
/ ɑŋˈgleɪz, -ˈglɛz /
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noun

an old English country-dance.
a dance form in quick duple time, occasionally constituting part of an 18th-century instrumental suite.

Nearby words

  1. angiya,
  2. angkor,
  3. angkor thom,
  4. angkor wat,
  5. angl.,
  6. angle,
  7. angle bar,
  8. angle board,
  9. angle bracket,
  10. angle cleat

Origin of anglaise

< French, feminine of anglais English

à l'anglaise

[ ah lahng-gleyz, -glez; French a lahn-glez ]
/ ˈɑ lɑŋˈgleɪz, -ˈglɛz; French a lɑ̃ˈglɛz /

adjective

(italics) French. in the English manner or style.
French Cookery. boiled in water or white stock: chicken à l'anglaise; vegetables à l'anglaise.

Origin of à l'anglaise

From French

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