Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Conforming to the current fashion; modish. See Synonyms at fashionable.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having elegance or taste or refinement in manners or dress
  • adj. Having a particular directing style or cinematography.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having style or artistic quality; given to, or fond of, the display of style; highly fashionable; modish.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having style in aspect or quality; conformable or conforming to approved style or taste; strikingly elegant; fashionable; showy: as, stylish dress or manners; a stylish woman; a stylish house.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having elegance or taste or refinement in manners or dress
  • adj. being or in accordance with current social fashions

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Examples

  • "Yes, it _is_ pretty, really," said Louise, whose fingers were trying to fashion what she called a stylish bow.

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  • At least 80 or 90 times during this game the action will cease only when men in stylish black and white shirts blow a whistle and physically pull apart a pile of writhing sweaty men.

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  • Eco knits make a great holiday gift, as they remain stylish from year to year while also keeping us cozy and cutely bundled from day to day.

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  • Roman was dressed in stylish Western jeans and a denim jacket.

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  • Blond and slender, the conductor has been photographed in stylish garb for the Milanese newspaper Corriere della Sera.

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  • Encased in stylish brushed aluminium, the Sony Reader is super slim, intuitive to use, easy to navigate and with an exceptional battery life of up to 6800 page turns. iRex DR1000:

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  • As documentaries, both "Circus" and "Carrier" possess a certain stylish, commercialized feel, more MTV than PBS, which may irritate some verite ninnies.

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  • By the 19th century, when Napoleon I ruled France, a new military aristocracy began to wear the braid and buttons of uniforms at court in stylish allegiance to the emperor or general.

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  • With a unique design that allows for unprecedented airflow, a front 92mm fan, and a top three speed 250mm fan with multicolor LED customization, the Skeleton goes utterly unmatched in stylish cooling.

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  • For the busy girl-on-the-go, the Travel Collection offers the utmost in stylish luggage, while the Working Life Collection features tote bags large and secure enough to carry around your laptop.

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