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English definition of “vogue”

vogue

noun [S or U]     /vəʊɡ/ US  /voʊɡ/
a fashion or general liking , especially one that is temporary : In the 1920s, short hair for women became the vogue. The postwar vogue for tear ing down buildings virtually destroyed the city's architecture . The short hemline is very much in vogue (= fashionable ) this spring . " Community " is one of the vogue words of the new government .FashionModern and fashionableModern and fashionable
(Definition of vogue noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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