Definitions for trend
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word trend.
a general direction in which something tends to move
"the shoreward tendency of the current"; "the trend of the stock market"
general line of orientation
"the river takes a southern course"; "the northeastern trend of the coast"
drift, trend, movementnoun
a general tendency to change (as of opinion)
"not openly liberal but that is the trend of the book"; "a broad movement of the electorate to the right"
vogue, trend, styleverb
the popular taste at a given time
"leather is the latest vogue"; "he followed current trends"; "the 1920s had a style of their own"
swerve, sheer, curve, trend, veer, slue, slew, cutverb
turn sharply; change direction abruptly
"The car cut to the left at the intersection"; "The motorbike veered to the right"
An inclination in a particular direction
The trend of stock-market prices is generally upwards.
There is a trend, these days, for people in films not to smoke.
A fad or fashion style
Miniskirts were one of the biggest trends of the 1980s.
A line drawn on a graph that approximates the trend of a number of disparate points
To have a particular direction; to run; to stretch; to tend
The shore of the sea trends to the southwest.
To cause to turn; to bend.
Etymology: From trenden "to roll about, turn, revolve", from trendan "to roll about, turn, revolve" from trandijanan. Akin to trinde "ball", tryndel "circle, ring". More at trindle, trundle.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
To tend; to lie in any particular direction. It seems a corruption of tend.
The scouts to several parts divide their way,
To learn the natives names, their towns explore
The coasts and trendings of the crooked shore. Dryden.
to have a particular direction; to run; to stretch; to tend; as, the shore of the sea trends to the southwest
to cause to turn; to bend
inclination in a particular direction; tendency; general direction; as, the trend of a coast
to cleanse, as wool
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
trend, v.i. to tend, to run, to go in a particular direction: to incline, lean.—n. tendency. [A.S. trendan.]
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'trend' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3654
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'trend' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4806
Rank popularity for the word 'trend' in Nouns Frequency: #971
The numerical value of trend in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of trend in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
This is a moment of pause in the risk-taking trend...we could be fluctuating slightly wider for emerging spreads for the time being.
The study does raise a troubling implication – the thought that the patient-physician relationship is compromised by these biological explanations. I would hope we could use this information to educate aspiring clinicians so that they don’t (fall) victim to that trend, to bring it to their attention so they can actively combat it.
We see a bounce off here ... but a change in trend is not visible yet.
I'd been messing around in the field in my early years, but luckily it just so happens now that there's this trend of China taking information security very seriously.
The trend is there, the difficulties that Cuba has today it has not faced in over a decade. So, the recipe is there for an uncontrolled migration through the ocean. Something we want to avoid, something we believe we can avoid.
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- خِطَاب, نَزْعَة, اتجاهArabic
- Trend, TendenzGerman
- moda, tendenciaSpanish
- tyyli, suuntaus, kehityssuunta, muoti, trendi, suuntautua, muotisuuntaus, kääntää, villitys, kulkeaFinnish
- tendance, penchantFrench
- 趨勢, 傾向, トレンドJapanese
- 趨勢, 경향, 추세, 傾向Korean
- rage, trendDutch
- trendNorwegian Nynorsk
- tendencja, trendPolish
- modinha, moda, tendênciaPortuguese
- тенденция, тренд, модаRussian
- tendencija, тенденција, trend, трендSerbo-Croatian
- mwenendo, mwelekeo mkuuSwahili
- పోకడ, ధోరణిTelugu
- akım, yönelim, moda, gidişatTurkish
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