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fashionable

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adjective fash·ion·able \ˈfash-nə-bəl, ˈfa-shə-nə-\

Definition of fashionable

  1. 1 :  conforming to the custom, fashion, or established mode

  2. 2 :  of or relating to the world of fashion

fashionability

play \ˌfash-nə-ˈbi-lə-tē, ˌfa-shə-nə-\ noun

fashionableness

play \ˈfash-nə-bəl-nəs, ˈfa-shə-\ noun

fashionably

play \ˈfash-nə-blē, ˈfa-shə-nə-\ adverb

Examples of fashionable in a Sentence

  1. It isn't fashionable to express such an opinion these days.

  2. fashionable people who know all the right restaurants

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First Known Use of fashionable

circa 1580


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fashionable

noun fash·ion·able

Definition of fashionable

  1. :  a fashionable person

First Known Use of fashionable

circa 1800


FASHIONABLE Defined for English Language Learners

fashionable

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adjective

Definition of fashionable for English Language Learners

  • : currently popular

  • : dressing and acting in a way that is currently popular


FASHIONABLE Defined for Kids

fashionable

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adjective fash·ion·able \ˈfa-shə-nə-bəl, ˈfash-nə-\

Definition of fashionable for Students

  1. :  following the current fashion or style fashionable clothes

fashionably

\-blē\ adverb fashionably dressed


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