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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fashionable  \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. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fashionable  \Fash"ion*a*ble\,  n. 
  A  person  who  conforms  to  the  fashions;  --  used  chiefly  in  the 
  plural. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fashionable 
  adj  1:  being  or  in  accordance  with  current  fashion;  "fashionable 
  clothing";  "the  fashionable  side  of  town";  "a 
  fashionable  cafe"  [syn:  {stylish}]  [ant:  {unfashionable}] 
  2:  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"  [syn:  {stylish}] 
  [ant:  {styleless}] 
  3:  patronized  by  [syn:  {popular  with(p)}] 




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