high style


Definition of high style

: the newest style in fashion or design usually adopted by a limited number of people

Examples of high style in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Try these favorite flooring options for high style with a low price tag. Jan Soults Walker, Better Homes & Gardens, 13 Dec. 2021 Today’s jewelers take a page out of the past by creating sapphire pieces that blend old world techniques with a sense of luxury and high style—pieces that make a statement of confidence with fierce feminine individuality. Beth Bernstein, Forbes, 1 Sep. 2021 Tim Tibesar era on defense began in high style statistically, as the Beavers gave up only 14 points and 230 yards in beating Stanford last Saturday. oregonlive, 16 Nov. 2021 Loni finished her high school career in high style winning the marathon super tiebreaker and taking the match 4-6, 7-5, 14-12. Scott Springer, The Enquirer, 24 Oct. 2021 More than 20,000 fans brave the cold weather to celebrate the event in high style. Kori Rumore, chicagotribune.com, 25 Sep. 2021 Windows on all sides of the hexagonal structure let the outdoors in, while sleek and cozy Scandinavian decor adds high style to the whole property. Alex Erdekian, Condé Nast Traveler, 23 Sep. 2021 The Brooklyn Museum’s Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams, curated by Florence Müller in collaboration with Matthew Yokobosky, and excitingly designed by Nathalie Criniere, brings eight decades of high style to the storied establishment. Hamish Bowle, Vogue, 11 Sep. 2021 Its ascetic aesthetic, like the early Ford Bronco or Volkswagen’s Thing, has become today’s expression of high style. Robert Ross, Robb Report, 6 Sep. 2021

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'high style.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

See More

First Known Use of high style

1933, in the meaning defined above

Learn More About high style

Time Traveler for high style

Time Traveler

The first known use of high style was in 1933

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near high style


high style

high summer

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for high style

Last Updated

24 Dec 2021

Cite this Entry

“High style.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/high%20style. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon


Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!