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craze

noun [C usually sing]  /kreɪz/ us  
an activity, style, or fashion that is very popular, usually for a short time: Cycling shorts were the craze that year.
Translations of “craze”
in Spanish moda…
in French engouement…
in German die Manie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 時尚, 風行一時的東西…
in Russian повальное увлечение…
in Turkish geçici/çılgın/sezonluk moda…
in Chinese (Simplified) 时尚, 风行一时的东西…
in Polish szał, szaleństwo…
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