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English noun: fashion

1. fashion (attribute) how something is done or how it happens


SamplesHer 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.


Synonymsmanner, mode, style, way


Broader (hypernym)property


Narrower (hyponym)artistic style, drape, fit, form, idiom, life style, life-style, lifestyle, modus vivendi, response, setup, signature, touch, wise

2. fashion (act) characteristic or habitual practice


Broader (hypernym)pattern, practice


Narrower (hyponym)line of least resistance, path of least resistance

3. fashion (cognition) the latest and most admired style in clothes and cosmetics and behavior


Broader (hypernym)style, trend, vogue


Narrower (hyponym)craze, cult, cult of personality, cut, fad, furor, furore, haute couture, high fashion, high style, rage, retro


Domain category memberscome in, cut, go out, style, tailor

4. fashion (artifact) consumer goods (especially clothing) in the current mode


Broader (hypernym)consumer goods


English verb: fashion

1. fashion (creation) make out of components (often in an improvising manner)


SamplesShe fashioned a tent out of a sheet and a few sticks.


ExamplesThey fashion the cape


Synonymsforge


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)make


Narrower (hyponym)craft, sew, tailor, tailor-make, tie









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