fashion


fashion

noun

Definition of FASHION

1
a practice or interest that is very popular for a short time <during the 1990s tattoos once again became a hot fashion especially for young men>
Near Antonyms classic, standard
2
a distinctive way of putting ideas into words <when angry, he tends to express himself in a fashion that shows that he has a mastery of all of the expletives in which the English language abounds>
3
a usual manner of behaving or doing <it has long been my fashion to rise early>
4
the means or procedure for doing something <you can mix the ingredients in any fashion you choose—by hand or by machine>
5
high position within society <a literary salon attended by people of fashion from all over the city>
6
the outward appearance of something as distinguished from its substance <over the millennia, nature had worked the face of the rocky cliff into the fashion of a man's head>

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