anti-fashionable

adjective
an·​ti-fash·​ion·​able | \ ˌan-tē-ˈfash-nə-bəl How to pronounce anti-fashionable (audio) , -ˈfa-shə-nə-, ˌan-tī- \

Definition of anti-fashionable

: not in agreement with popular fashions : deliberately or emphatically not fashionable She examines the adoption of anti-fashionable clothing, the bloomer, as appropriate attire for that activity.— Patricia Anne Cunningham and Susan Voso Lab

First Known Use of anti-fashionable

1843, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-fashionable.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-fashionable. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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