fashioned fashioned  /ˈfæ ʃənd/


  • (adj) planned and made or fashioned artistically


  1. Adapting Cormac McCarthy's novel, Joel and Ethan Coen have fashioned a nearly mainstream action movie that is dry, funny, beautifully acted, thrillingly cinematic.
  2. His vision of Russia is that of a great power in the old-fashioned European sense.
  3. In place of old-fashioned rubber panties, the new cloths use water-resistant covers made of merino wool, nylon or polyurethane laminate.


  1. Homestead Mayor's Lock-Cutting Incident Sparks Dispute With Local Businessman

    An old-fashioned case of gatecrashing left Homestead's mayor facing a vandalism investigation last month, and even though charges were never filed, the incident has blossomed into a blistering dispute between a local businessman and the city's top politico. The trouble began March 7 with ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Miami New Times

  2. White Sox 4, Astros 2

    HOUSTON -- The Chicago White Sox finally fashioned a rally that yielded a favorable result, turning their four-run sixth inning into a 4-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Monday night at Minute Maid Park.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The SportsXchange via Yahoo! Sports

  3. 'A good, old-fashioned horse show'

    'A good, old-fashioned horse show' Dildabanian was under the spectator tent in front of the hunters event, a more mild-mannered event as compared to the jumping event a few rings away. Behind the hunters ring, more spectators gathered around the high-jumping ring, including Yvonne Lugo, of Yonkers, N.Y., who tagged along with her husband Gene, who wanted to take photos of the event. Just 20 ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Connecticut Post


  1. "It's just old-fashioned ground-and-pound football," Ryan said. "Throw completions and play great defense, and here we are."
    on Jan 17, 2010 By: Rex Ryan Source:

  2. "I guess I am a little old fashioned about these things. I prefer to let the voters weigh in before presuming the outcome," McCain said. "What America needs now is someone who will finish the race before taking the victory lap, someone who...
    on Oct 25, 2008 By: John McCain Source: FOXNews

  3. "I think actors of today should adapt to situations appropriately, like using old-fashioned terms for old-fashioned movies or using modern-day speech for modern-day films. Actors shouldn't mix old-fashioned speech with modern-day films. It just...
    on Oct 21, 2007 By: Jackie Chan Source: Forbes

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