noun see style I

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  • stylelessness — noun Absence of style. He was open to the way counterculture stylelessness could become style in itself …   Wiktionary

  • stylelessness — style·less·ness …   English syllables

  • stylelessness — noun see styleless …   Useful english dictionary

  • style — I. noun Etymology: Middle English stile, style, from Latin stilus spike, stem, stylus, style of writing; perhaps akin to Latin instigare to goad more at stick Date: 14th century 1. designation, title 2. a. a distinctive manner of expression (as… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • style — styleless, adj. stylelessness, n. stylelike, adj. /stuyl/, n., v. styled, styling. n. 1. a particular kind, sort, or type, as with reference to form, appearance, or character: the baroque style; The style of the house was too austere for their… …   Universalium

  • style — noun 1》 a manner of doing something.     ↘a way of painting, writing, etc. characteristic of a particular period, person, etc. 2》 a distinctive appearance, design, or arrangement. 3》 elegance and sophistication. 4》 an official or legal title. 5》… …   English new terms dictionary

  • style — n. & v. n. 1 a kind or sort, esp. in regard to appearance and form (an elegant style of house). 2 a manner of writing or speaking or performing (written in a florid style; started off in fine style). 3 the distinctive manner of a person or school …   Useful english dictionary

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