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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Elegance by virtue of being fashionable.

Usage examples (24)
  • But originality and modishness are different things.
  • Sagging baggies, tattoos, false nails and hair, piercings, what are we of a certain age and with squeamish sensibilities, to make of such modishness?
  • Yet my experiences in the salons and at the stand-up recitals of the new literary scene suggest that, despite the occasional piece of irritating modishness, the...
  • We rarely meet with any thing that savours of modishness in his workmanship. for more
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