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fashionable

adjective  /ˈfæʃ·ə·nə·bəl/ us  
wearing clothes, doing things, and going to places that are considered stylish or acceptable: They are a fashionable couple. Fashionable also means popular at a particular time: fashionable restaurants/clothing
fashionably
adverb  /ˈfæʃ·ə·nə·bli/ us  
fashionably dressed women We were fashionably late (= slightly late but acceptable).
Translations of “fashionable”
in Korean 패션 감각이 있는…
in Arabic عَصْري, مُطابق للموضة…
in Portuguese da moda, elegante…
in Catalan de moda…
in Japanese 流行の…
in Italian alla moda…
in Chinese (Traditional) 流行的, 時髦的, 時尚的…
in Russian модный…
in Turkish moda, modaya uygun…
in Chinese (Simplified) 流行的, 时髦的, 时尚的…
in Polish modny…
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