modishness
noun see modish

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • modishness — modish ► ADJECTIVE ▪ fashionable. DERIVATIVES modishly adverb modishness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Modishness — Modish Mod ish, a. According to the mode, or customary manner; conformed to the fashion; fashionable; hence, conventional; as, a modish dress; a modish feast. Dryden. Modish forms of address. Barrow. [1913 Webster] {Mod ish*ly}, adv. {Mod… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • modishness — See modishly. * * * …   Universalium

  • modishness — noun The property of being modish …   Wiktionary

  • modishness — məʊdɪʃnɪs n. fashionableness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • modishness — mod·ish·ness …   English syllables

  • modishness — noun elegance by virtue of being fashionable • Syn: ↑chic, ↑chicness, ↑chichi, ↑smartness, ↑stylishness, ↑swank, ↑last word • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • chicness — noun elegance by virtue of being fashionable • Syn: ↑chic, ↑chichi, ↑modishness, ↑smartness, ↑stylishness, ↑swank, ↑last word • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • last word — noun 1. the final statement in a verbal argument she always gets the last word • Hypernyms: ↑argument, ↑statement 2. an authoritative statement my doctor has the last word on the medicines I take • Hypernyms: ↑authority …   Useful english dictionary

  • smartness — noun 1. liveliness and eagerness he accepted with alacrity the smartness of the pace soon exhausted him • Syn: ↑alacrity, ↑briskness • Derivationally related forms: ↑smart, ↑brisk ( …   Useful english dictionary

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