Meaning of “fashionable” in the English Dictionary

"fashionable" in British English

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fashionableadjective

uk /ˈfæʃ.ən.ə.bəl/ us /ˈfæʃ.ən.ə.bəl/

B1 popular at a particular time:

a fashionable nightclub/restaurant
fashionable ideas/clothes
It's not fashionable to wear short skirts at the moment.

wearing clothes, doing things, and going to places that are in fashion:

A fashionable couple posed elegantly at the next table.

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fashionably
adverb uk /ˈfæʃ.ən.ə.bli/ us /ˈfæʃ.ən.ə.bli/

fashionably dressed

(Definition of “fashionable” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"fashionable" in American English

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fashionableadjective

us /ˈfæʃ·ə·nə·bəl/

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 us /ˈfæʃ·ə·nə·bli/

fashionably dressed women
We were fashionably late (= slightly late but acceptable).

(Definition of “fashionable” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"fashionable" in Business English

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fashionableadjective

uk /ˈfæʃənəbl/ us

popular at a particular time or among a particular group of people:

It's no longer fashionable to boast about how big your bonus is.
They bought a house in a fashionable area of the city.

(Definition of “fashionable” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)