trendy

adjective \ ˈtren-dē \
|Updated on: 3 Aug 2018

Definition of trendy

trendier; trendiest
1 : very fashionable : up-to-date
  • he's a trendy dresser
  • Sunday Mirror
2 : marked by ephemeral, superficial, or faddish appeal or taste
  • trendy ideas about success

trendily

play \ˈtren-də-lē\ adverb

trendiness

play \ˈtren-dē-nəs\ noun

trendy

noun

Examples of trendy in a Sentence

  1. a group of trendy young professionals

  2. if what's in the stores is any indication, shorter skirts are trendy again this year

Recent Examples of trendy from the Web

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First Known Use of trendy

1962

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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TRENDY Defined for English Language Learners

trendy

Definition of trendy for English Language Learners

  • : currently popular or fashionable

  • : liking or tending to like whatever is currently popular or fashionable : influenced by trends


TRENDY Defined for Kids

trendy

adjective \ ˈtren-dē \

Definition of trendy for Students

trendier; trendiest
: currently fashionable or popular
  • a trendy restaurant


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