modishness modishness

Definition(s):

  • (n) elegance by virtue of being fashionable

Usage(s):

  1. Newlyweds of the mid-'60s, they are stranded a decade later on shoals of outworn modishness.
  2. Clothes rationing makes modishness difficult, hand-me-down costumes inevitable.
  3. There is a method in Mamet's modishness.
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