Stylish
Stylish Styl"ish, a. Having style or artistic quality; given to, or fond of, the display of style; highly fashionable; modish; as, a stylish dress, house, manner. -- {Styl"ish*ly}, adv. -- {Styl"ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • stylish — ► ADJECTIVE 1) having or displaying a good sense of style. 2) fashionably elegant. DERIVATIVES stylishly adverb stylishness noun …   English terms dictionary

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  • stylish — styl|ish [ˈstaılıʃ] adj attractive in a fashionable way ▪ a stylish woman in her forties ▪ Jack is quite stylish. ▪ a stylish restaurant in the West End >stylishly adv >stylishness n [U] …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • stylish — styl|ish [ staılıʃ ] adjective * 1. ) showing good judgment about how to look attractive and fashionable: Phil likes women who are good dancers and stylish dressers. 2. ) attractive or well arranged: sturdy yet stylish garden furniture a stylish… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • stylish — [[t]sta͟ɪlɪʃ[/t]] ADJ GRADED Someone or something that is stylish is smart, elegant, and fashionable. ...a very attractive and very stylish woman of 27. ...a varied choice of stylish designs. Syn: fashionable Derived words: stylishly ADV GRADED …   English dictionary

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