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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. a temporary fashion, manner of conduct, etc., esp. one followed enthusiastically by a group.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fad, craze, furor, furore, cult, rage(noun)

    an interest followed with exaggerated zeal

    "he always follows the latest fads"; "it was all the rage that season"


  1. fad(Noun)

    A phenomenon that becomes popular for a very short time.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fad(noun)

    a hobby ; freak; whim

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a temporary fashion; a craze, interest or activity that (some) people follow enthusiastically, but lasts for a short period of time

What's the latest fad in dieting?; a health-food fad.

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