in style

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in style

1 :popular or fashionable
2 :in a way that is impressive or admired because it shows talent, good taste, etc. :in a stylish way
  • When she travels she likes to do it in style.
  • He finished the tournament in style by winning his last match very easily.

Word by Word Definitions

style play
  1. : designation, title

  2. : a distinctive manner of expression (as in writing or speech)

  3. : a distinctive manner or custom of behaving or conducting oneself

  1. : to call or designate by an identifying term : name

  2. : to give a particular style to

  3. : to design, make, or arrange in accord with the prevailing mode

  1. : being in the style of


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