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trendy

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adjective \ˈtren-dē\

Simple Definition of trendy

  • : currently popular or fashionable

  • : liking or tending to like whatever is currently popular or fashionable : influenced by trends

Full Definition of trendy

trend·i·ertrend·i·est

  1. 1 :  very fashionable :  up-to-date <he's a trendy dresser — Sunday Mirror>

  2. 2 :  marked by ephemeral, superficial, or faddish appeal or taste <trendy ideas about success>

trend·i·ly play \-də-lē\ adverb
trend·i·ness play \-dē-nəs\ noun
trendy play \-dē\ noun

Examples of trendy

  1. a group of trendy young professionals

  2. <if what's in the stores is any indication, shorter skirts are trendy again this year>



1962

First Known Use of trendy

1962

Rhymes with trendy



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