Definition of fashionista
: a designer, promoter, or follower of the latest fashions
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Rated: R Photo courtesy Lionsgate Synopsis: Keira Knightley stars as Georgiana the Duchess of Devonshire, the witty 18th-century fashionista who married into wealth and power only to becomes a trophy wife for her cold-fish husband (Ralph Fiennes).
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Origin and Etymology of fashionista
1fashion + -ista (as in Sandinista)
First Known Use: 1993See Words from the same year
FASHIONISTA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fashionista for English Language Learners
: a person who designs, sells, or is very interested in clothing fashions
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