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stylish (haute)

Definition:

having elegance, taste, or refinement in manners or dress

Class:

adjective (modifies a noun)

Related to:

stylishness

Derivative:

stylishly

Comparative:

more stylish

Superlative:

most stylish

Similar to:

chic | chichi | classy | snazzy

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Usage examples:

  • the stylish resort of Gstadd
  • a little less posh but every bit as stylish

Synonyms:

fashionable | haute [French]

All senses of stylish...

Definition references

Wikipedia:

Stylish

a browser extension that can apply a user-supplied style sheet to a web page, in addition to the Cascading Style Sheets provided by the website itself, to customize and personalize the appearance of the page. A user style may be more or less selective,... (44 of 595 words)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Stylish

Collins Dictionary:

stylish | smart [synonym] | fashionable [synonym] | stylishly [adverb, derived]

having style; smart; fashionable (4 of 376 words, 9 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/stylish

Merriam-Webster:

stylish | à la mode [synonym] | au courant [synonym] | chic [synonym] | cool [slang, synonym] | exclusive [slang, synonym] | fashionable [slang, synonym] | fresh [slang, synonym] | happening [slang, synonym] | ...

having style ; specifically, conforming to current fashion (8 of 151 words, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/stylish

Macmillan British Dictionary:

stylish | stylishly [adverb, related] | stylishness [noun, uncountable, related]

showing good judgment about how to look attractive and fashionable | attractive, or well arranged (14 of 56 words, 2 definitions, 3 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/stylish

Oxford Dictionary:

stylish | high-toned [North American] | stylishly [derived] | stylishness [derived]

having or displaying a good sense of style | fashionably elegant (10 of 51 words, 2 definitions, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/stylish

Cambridge Dictionary:

stylish [approving] | stylishly [adverb, approving, derived] | stylishness [noun, approving, derived]

of a high quality in appearance, design or behaviour (9 of 31 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/stylish

Random House Dictionary:

stylish

characterized by or conforming to style or the fashionable standard; fashionably elegant; smart or chic. (15 of 30 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/stylish

Wiktionary:

stylish

Having elegance or taste or refinement in manners or dress | [film] Having a particular directing style or cinematography. (18 of 24 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/stylish

American Heritage Dictionary:

stylish | stylishly [adverb, related] | stylishness [noun, related]

Conforming to the current fashion; modish. (6 of 16 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/stylish

New World Dictionary:

stylish | stylishly [adverb, related] | stylishness [noun, related]

conforming to current style in dress, decoration, behavior, etc.; smart; fashionable (11 of 16 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/stylish

Encarta Dictionary:

stylish | stylishly [adverb, derived] | stylishness [noun, derived]

having confident good taste and appreciation of what is fashionable | having or showing impressive skill or accomplishment (17 of 41 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861716358​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio references

Collins Dictionary:

stylish

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "stylish"

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/stylish

Macmillan British Dictionary:

stylish

Audio: British English pronunciation of "stylish"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/stylish

Macmillan American Dictionary:

stylish

Audio: North American pronunciation of "stylish"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/american​/stylish

Cambridge Dictionary:

stylish [approving]

Audio 1: British English pronunuciation of "stylish"

Audio 2: North American English pronunuciation of "stylish"

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/stylish

the Free Dictionary:

stylish

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "stylish"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "stylish"

Audio 3: North American English pronunciation of "stylish" by speech synthesizer

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/stylish

Google Dictionary:

stylish

Audio: English pronunciation of "stylish"

www​.google​.com​/#hl=en&tbs=dfn​:1&fp=1&q=stylish

Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

stylish

Audio: North American pronunciation of "stylish"

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/audio​.php file=stylis​01 word=stylish

YourDictionary Audio:

stylish

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "stylish" by speech synthesizer

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/stylish

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