What does vogue mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vogue, trend, style(noun)

    the popular taste at a given time

    "leather is the latest vogue"; "he followed current trends"; "the 1920s had a style of their own"

  2. vogue(noun)

    a current state of general acceptance and use


  1. vogue(Noun)

    the prevailing fashion or style

    Miniskirts were the vogue in the '60s.

  2. vogue(Noun)

    popularity or a current craze

    Hula hoops are no longer in vogue.

  3. vogue(Noun)

    A highly stylized modern dance that evolved out of the Harlem ballroom scene in the 1960s.

  4. vogue(Verb)

    To dance in the vogue dance style.

  5. Vogue(ProperNoun)

    A fashion and lifestyle magazine.

  6. Origin: (1565) From vogue, from vogue, from vogue, from voguer, of origin, from wogon, var. of wagon, from wagōnan and wēgaz, from weganan, from weǵʰ-. Akin to wegan, wegan, wegan, vaga, wagian. More at wag.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vogue(noun)

    the way or fashion of people at any particular time; temporary mode, custom, or practice; popular reception for the time; -- used now generally in the phrase in vogue

  2. Vogue(noun)

    influence; power; sway

  3. Origin: [F. vogue a rowing, vogue, fashion, It. voga, fr. vogare to row, to sail; probably fr. OHG. wagn to move, akin to E. way. Cf. Way.]


  1. VOGUE

    Vogue is an American fashion and lifestyle magazine that is published monthly in 23 national and regional editions by Condé Nast. Vogue means "in style" in French.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Vogue

    vōg, n. mode or fashion at any particular time: practice: popular reception. [Fr. vogue, course of a ship—voguer, to row, from Old High Ger. wagōn (Ger. wogen, to fluctuate, float)—waga, a waving, akin to wāg, a wave.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vogue in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vogue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Anna Wintour:

    I think I should be grateful to her because she brought attention to Vogue and to fashion.

  2. Molly Bair:

    I would never think that a girl who spent most of her childhood with a unibrow, glasses and a Yoda shirt would be in Vogue Italia.

  3. Editor Robin Muir:

    Vogue has been synonymous with fashion and photography ... for 100 years, it's the style bible, I mean that old cliché comes into play.

  4. Marco Rubio:

    Paying lip service to veterans is always in vogue, but the true measure of public service ... is the willingness to endorse whole reforms.

  5. Chris Panton:

    Whereas previously intraday trading was largely the preserve of utilities...now it's definitely very much in vogue and seen as a profitable activity, especially with the flexibility of not being tied to assets.

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