fashionable - definition in the American English Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “fashionable”

See all translations

fashionable

adjective  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).
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…
(Definition of fashionable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of fashionable?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “fashionable” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

airwaves

the radio waves used for broadcasting radio and television programmes, or, more generally, radio or television broadcasting time

Word of the Day

They sometimes go here and they never go there: using adverbs of frequency

by Liz Walter,
April 29, 2015
Sometimes, always, often, never: these are some of the most common words in English.  Unfortunately, they are also some of the words that cause the most problems for students. Many of my students put them in the wrong place, often because that’s where they go in their own languages. They say things

Read More 

e-juice noun

April 27, 2015
the liquid content in an e-cigarette, which includes nicotine and may be flavoured in various ways Contestants…suck on a modified vaper until they’ve filled their chest cavity with enough vaporised nicotine “e-juice” to shoot out a belch of white smoke upwards of 4ft long.

Read More