make a fashion statement

idiom

Definition of make a fashion statement

: to be fashionable in a bold way
  • She thinks she's making a fashion statement, but I think she looks ridiculous.

Word by Word Definitions

make play
  1. : behave, act

  2. : to begin or seem to begin (an action)

  3. : to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone

  1. : the manner or style in which a thing is constructed

  2. : brand

  3. : the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person

fashion play
  1. : the prevailing style (as in dress) during a particular time

  2. : a garment in such a style

  3. : a prevailing custom, usage, or style

  1. : to give shape or form to : mold

  2. : alter, transform

  3. : to mold into a particular character by influencing or training

statement play
  1. : something stated: such as

  2. : a single declaration or remark : assertion

  3. : a report of facts or opinions


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