noun see fad

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • faddism — [fadiz΄əm] n. the practice of following fads, or a tendency to do so faddist n. * * * See fad. * * * …   Universalium

  • faddism — [fadiz΄əm] n. the practice of following fads, or a tendency to do so faddist n …   English World dictionary

  • faddism — n. food faddism * * * food faddism …   Combinatory dictionary

  • faddism — fad ► NOUN 1) a craze. 2) an idiosyncrasy or arbitrary like or dislike. DERIVATIVES faddish adjective faddism noun faddist noun. ORIGIN probably from FIDDLE FADDLE(Cf. ↑F) …   English terms dictionary

  • faddism — ˌdizəm noun ( s) : inclination to take up fads : fondness or enthusiasm for fads aping another s scale out of snobbery or faddism Hayward Keniston …   Useful english dictionary

  • faddism — noun The behaviour of a faddist; following fads …   Wiktionary

  • faddism — fad·dism …   English syllables

  • Hefong Faddism Hotel — (Yilan,Тайвань) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: No.56, Sec. 1, Yi 3r …   Каталог отелей

  • Food faddism — The phrases food faddism and fad diet originally referred to idiosyncratic diets and eating patterns that promote short term weight loss, usually with no concern for long term weight maintenance, and enjoy temporary popularity. [1] The term has… …   Wikipedia

  • faddist — faddism, n. /fad ist/, n. a person following a fad or given to fads, as one who seeks and adheres briefly to a passing variety of unusual diets, beliefs, etc. [1880 85; FAD + IST] * * * …   Universalium

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