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Definition 1: characteristic or habitual practice - [noun denoting act]

(fashion is a kind of ...) a customary way of operation or behavior

"it is their practice to give annual raises" "they changed their dietary pattern"

(... is a kind of fashion ) the easiest way

"In marrying him she simply took the path of least resistance"

Definition 2: consumer goods (especially clothing) in the current mode - [noun denoting artifact]

(fashion is a kind of ...) goods (as food or clothing) intended for direct use or consumption

Definition 3: how something is done or how it happens - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where fashion or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • her dignified manner
  • his rapid manner of talking
  • their nomadic mode of existence
  • in the characteristic New York style
  • a lonely way of life
  • in an abrasive fashion

Synonyms for fashion in the sense of this definition

(fashion is a kind of ...) a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class

"a study of the physical properties of atomic particles"

(... is a kind of fashion ) a way of doing or being

"in no wise" "in this wise"

(... is a kind of fashion ) a distinguishing style

"this room needs a woman's touch"

(... is a kind of fashion ) the way something is organized or arranged

"it takes time to learn the setup around here"

(... is a kind of fashion ) a manner of living that reflects the person's values and attitudes

(... is a kind of fashion ) a particular mode in which something is manifested

"his resentment took the form of extreme hostility"

(... is a kind of fashion ) the manner in which something fits

"I admired the fit of her coat"

(... is a kind of fashion ) the manner in which fabric hangs or falls

"she adjusted the drape of her skirt"

(... is a kind of fashion ) the style of a particular artist or school or movement

"an imaginative orchestral idiom"

(... is a kind of fashion ) the manner in which an electrical or mechanical device responds to an input signal or a range of input signals

Definition 4: the latest and most admired style in clothes and cosmetics and behavior - [noun denoting cognition]

(fashion is a kind of ...) the popular taste at a given time

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

(... is a kind of fashion ) intense devotion to a particular person

(... is a kind of fashion ) a fashion reminiscent of the past

(... is a kind of fashion ) an interest followed with exaggerated zeal

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

(... is a kind of fashion ) trend-setting fashions

(... is a kind of fashion ) the style in which a garment is cut

"a dress of traditional cut"

(fashion is the domain which ... is member of) style and tailor in a certain fashion

"cut a dress"

(fashion is the domain which ... is member of) make consistent with a certain fashion or style

"Style my hair" "style the dress"

(fashion is the domain which ... is member of) come into fashion; become fashionable

(fashion is the domain which ... is member of) go out of fashion; become unfashionable

Definition 5: make out of components (often in an improvising manner) - [verb of creation]

Samples where fashion or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She fashioned a tent out of a sheet and a few sticks

Synonyms for fashion in the sense of this definition

(fashion is a kind of ...) make by shaping or bringing together constituents

"make a dress" "make a cake" "make a wall of stones"

(... is a kind of fashion ) make by tying pieces together

"The fishermen tied their flies"

(... is a kind of fashion ) make by hand and with much skill

"The artisan crafted a complicated tool"

(... is a kind of fashion ) create (clothes) with cloth

"Can the seamstress sew me a suit by next week?"

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