being or in accordance with current social fashions
"fashionable clothing"; "the fashionable side of town"; "a fashionable cafe"
having elegance or taste or refinement in manners or dress
"a little less posh but every bit as stylish as Lord Peter Wimsey"; "the stylish resort of Gstadd"
A fashionable person; a fop
Characteristic of or influenced by a current popular trend or style.
Relating to fashion.
conforming to the fashion or established mode; according with the prevailing form or style; as, a fashionable dress
established or favored by custom or use; current; prevailing at a particular time; as, the fashionable philosophy; fashionable opinions
observant of the fashion or customary mode; dressing or behaving according to the prevailing fashion; as, a fashionable man
genteel; well-bred; as, fashionable society
a person who conforms to the fashions; -- used chiefly in the plural
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Rank popularity for the word 'fashionable' in Adjectives Frequency: #938
The numerical value of fashionable in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of fashionable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Religion is the fashionable substitute for belief.
Justice does not bend to the fashionable position of the moment.
For an idea ever to be fashionable is ominous, since it must afterwards be always old-fashioned.
There is a level of cowardice lower than that of the conformist: the fashionable non-conformist.
They were part of afternoon tea, which had become a fashionable ritual, and that took root at Wimbledon.
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Translations for fashionable
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- a la moda, modaSpanish
- à la mode, en vogueFrench
- modhail, nòsach, fasanta, nòsail, nòsmhorScottish Gaelic
- alla modaItalian
- はやり, 流行, 洒落た, ファッショナブルJapanese
- modieus, modieuzeDutch
- na moda, moderno, modaPortuguese
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