tastemaker

noun taste·mak·er \ ˈtāst-ˌmā-kər \
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of tastemaker

: one who sets the standards of what is currently popular or fashionable

Examples of tastemaker in a Sentence

  1. She is one of the most powerful tastemakers in the fashion world.

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First Known Use of tastemaker

1954

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Definition of tastemaker for English Language Learners

  • : a person whose judgments about what is good, fashionable, etc., are accepted and followed by many other people


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