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style

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of style

  1. to give a name to <although nowadays he's often styled a biologist, he's probably better thought of as a classic 19th-century naturalist> Synonyms baptize, call, christen, clepe [archaic], denominate, designate, dub, entitle, label, nominate, name, term, titleRelated Words brand, stigmatize, tag; denote, specify; miscall, misname, mistitle; code-name, nickname; rechristen, relabel, rename; surname




style

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of style

  1. 1 a distinctive way of putting ideas into words <I correctly identified the quotation because I recognized Mark Twain's inimitable style> Synonyms fashion, locution, manner, mode, phraseology, tone, vein Related Words address, delivery, elocution; archaism, colloquialism, regionalism; acceptation, connotation, denotation, expression, idiom

  2. 2 the means or procedure for doing something <unfortunately, the club president's usual style is to make decisions without asking anyone's advice or approval> Synonyms approach, fashion, form, how, manner, methodology, recipe, strategy, method, system, tack, tactics, technique, wayRelated Words mode, modus operandi; blueprint, design, game, game plan, ground plan, intrigue, layout, line, model, plan, plot, program, route, scheme; expedient, move, shift, step; practice (also practise), process, routine; policy

  3. 3 a practice or interest that is very popular for a short time <parents who were very relieved when the style for having one's nose pierced faded> Synonyms buzz, chic, craze, dernier cri, enthusiasm, fashion, flavor, go, hot ticket, last word, latest, mode, rage, sensation, fad, ton, trend, vogueRelated Words nine days' wonder (also nine day wonder); new wave; crush, infatuation; fervor, passion; furor, fuss, hullabaloo, to-do, uproar; bandwagon, crusade, cult, movement; novelty, wrinkle; caprice, fancy, whimNear Antonyms classic, standard




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