noun Date: 1795 1. a. a master or model of style; especially a writer or speaker who is eminent in matters of style b. a person (as a writer or singer) noted for a distinctive style 2. a. a person who develops, designs, or advises on styles b. hairstylist

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  • Stylist — Styl ist, n. One who is a master or a model of style, especially in writing or speaking; a critic of style. [1913 Webster] Distinguished as a stylist, for ease. Fitzed. Hall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Stylist — Stylist, Schriftsteller hinsichtlich der Einkleidung seines Stoffs in ungebundener Rede; daher: Stylistik, Kunst gehörig dem Stoff angemessen zu schreiben. Stylistĭcum, 1) Vorlesung über den Styl; 2) Übung in demselben …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • stylist — 1795, originally in writing, from STYLE (Cf. style) + IST (Cf. ist) …   Etymology dictionary

  • stylist — /ˈstailist, ingl. ˈstaɪlɪst/ [vc. dell ingl. d America, deriv. di style «disegno, modello»] s. m. e f. inv. disegnatore, stilista …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • stylist — ► NOUN 1) a person who designs fashionable clothes or cuts hair. 2) a writer noted for their literary style …   English terms dictionary

  • stylist — [stī′list] n. 1. a writer, etc. whose work has style and distinction or is characterized by a particular style 2. a person who designs, creates, or advises on, current styles, as in dress 3. a person who styles hair …   English World dictionary

  • stylist — [[t]sta͟ɪlɪst[/t]] stylists 1) N COUNT A stylist is a person whose job is to cut and arrange people s hair. Choose a stylist recommended by someone whose hair you like. Syn: hairdresser 2) N COUNT A stylist is someone whose job is to create the… …   English dictionary

  • Stylist — Sty|lịst 〈[staı ] m. 16〉 jmd., der Stylings entwirft, umsetzt * * * Sty|lịst [sta̮i lɪst ], der; en, en [engl. stylist, zu: style, ↑ stylen]: jmd., der das Styling entwirft (Berufsbez.) * * * Sty|lịst [ stailɪst], der; en, en [engl. stylist,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • stylist — UK [ˈstaɪlɪst] / US noun [countable] Word forms stylist : singular stylist plural stylists 1) someone whose job is to cut and arrange someone s hair in an attractive way 2) a person whose job is to help someone, especially someone who often… …   English dictionary

  • Stylist — Style: Das Fremdwort für »Stil« wurde in der 2. Hälfte des 20. Jh.s aus gleichbed. engl. style übernommen. Zur weiteren Herkunft vgl. ↑ Stil. – Etwa zur gleichen Zeit finden sich im Deutschen stylen (»entwerfen, gestalten«, aus gleichbed. engl.… …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • stylist — noun Stylist is used after these nouns: ↑celebrity, ↑fashion, ↑hair …   Collocations dictionary

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