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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Being or in accordance with current social styles; Having elegance or taste or refinement in manners or dress adj. - Patronized by.

Usage examples (35)
  • fashionable clothing
  • I quite forget, but some paper or other which is full of what they call fashionable intelligence.
  • They compared notes about appendicitis, which they called the fashionable complaint, and Mrs. Taylour suddenly exclaimed:
  • Still less was she what we call fashionable, for the word was not known; nor was she a woman of society, for, as we have said, there was no society in a feudal castle. for more
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