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Meaning of FASHIONABLE

Pronunciation:  'fashunubul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  being or in accordance with current fashion; "fashionable clothing"; "the fashionable side of town"; "a fashionable cafe"
  2. [adj]  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"
  3. [adj]  patronized by
 

FASHIONABLE is a 11 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: a la mode(p), chic, chichi, classy, cool, dapper, dashing, faddish, faddy, groovy, in, in style(p), in vogue(p), jaunty, last, latest, mod, modern, modernistic, modish, natty, newest, olde worlde, old-time, popular, popular with(p), posh, quaint, raffish, rakish, smart, snappy, snazzy, spiffy, spruce, stylish, swagger, swank, swanky, swish, trendsetting, trendy, up-to-date, voguish
 
 Antonyms: out of fashion, styleless, unfashionable, unstylish
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Fash"ion*a*ble\, a.
    1. Conforming to the fashion or established mode; according
       with the prevailing form or style; as, a fashionable
       dress.
    
    2. Established or favored by custom or use; current;
       prevailing at a particular time; as, the fashionable
       philosophy; fashionable opinions.
    
    3. Observant of the fashion or customary mode; dressing or
       behaving according to the prevailing fashion; as, a
       fashionable man.
    
    4. Genteel; well-bred; as, fashionable society.
    
             Time is like a fashionable host That slightly shakes
             his parting guest by the hand.        --Shak.
    
    
  2. \Fash"ion*a*ble\, n.
    A person who conforms to the fashions; -- used chiefly in the
    plural.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: a la mode, advanced, all the rage, all the thing, arbiter of fashion, avant-garde, Beau Brummel, chic, clotheshorse, clubman, clubwoman, contemporary, current, dandy, dashing, deb, debutante, exclusive, far out, fashion plate, fop, forward-looking, hip, in, in fashion, in style, in vogue, man-about-town, mod, modern, modernistic, modernized, modish, mondain, mondaine, new, newfashioned, now, popular, present-day, present-time, prevalent, progressive, smart, socialite, streamlined, stylish, subdeb, subdebutante, swank, swinger, swish, taste-maker, tone-setter, trend-setter, trendy, twentieth-century, ultramodern, ultra-ultra, up-to-date, up-to-datish, up-to-the-minute, way out, with it, with-it
 

 

 

 

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