styl·​ish | \ ˈstī-lish How to pronounce stylish (audio) \

Definition of stylish

: having style specifically : conforming to current fashion

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Other Words from stylish

stylishly adverb
stylishness noun

Examples of stylish in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Down Jacket Stay warm this winter in a stylish down jacket. Christie Calucchia, Southern Living, "Kate Spade Is Having a Surprise Sale Right Now and the Savings Are So Good," 20 Nov. 2019 The stylish, v-neck loungewear top also has matching pants and comes in a wide range of sizes (XS-XXXL). Braelyn Wood,, "Oprah Just Revealed Her Favorite Things of 2019—Here’s What to Shop from Her Recommendations," 8 Nov. 2019 The stylish, moody puzzler depicts the rough transition of entering adulthood from your senior year of high school. Amrita Khalid, Quartz, "How one indie game studio is betting on Apple Arcade," 30 Oct. 2019 Mako’s on the Creek makes room for both the simple and the stylish. Mike Sutter,, "Review: Mako’s on the Creek keeps its early promise in Cibolo," 10 Oct. 2019 The Cherokee has the most stylish-looking interior, and the panoramic moonroof feels especially upscale. Eric Bangeman, Ars Technica, "SUV smackdown: Comparing a Nissan Rogue, Jeep Cherokee, and Mazda CX-5," 5 Oct. 2019 One of the portraits is of Yvonne Hutchins, the artist’s mother, looking stylish in what appears to be a 1960s-vintage hat and jacket. Mark Jenkins, Washington Post, "In the galleries: For ‘Inheritance,’ a wealth of compelling large-scale portraits," 27 Sep. 2019 In Boston on a recent morning, even the stylish couldn’t recall., "Suitability? It’s no longer about what female candidates are wearing - The Boston Globe," 22 Sep. 2019 Get excited for more spacious first class seats, a more stylish looking café car, and pretty roomy bathrooms. Wired, "A Tesla Security Bug, Levandowski Indicted, and More Car News," 1 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of stylish

1785, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of stylish was in 1785

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30 Nov 2019

Cite this Entry

“Stylish.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 5 December 2019.

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How to pronounce stylish (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of stylish

: following the popular style


styl·​ish | \ ˈstī-lish How to pronounce stylish (audio) \

Kids Definition of stylish

: having style : fashionable a stylish suit

Other Words from stylish

stylishly adverb

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