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English noun: fashion plate

1. fashion plate (person) a man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance


Synonymsbeau, clotheshorse, dandy, dude, fop, gallant, sheik, swell


Broader (hypernym)adult male, man


Narrower (hyponym)cockscomb, coxcomb, macaroni


Instance hyponymBeau Brummell, Brummell, George Bryan Brummell

2. fashion plate (artifact) a plate illustrating the latest fashion in dress


Broader (hypernym)plate









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