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Word: modish

Definition: fashionable; conforming to the current fashion


Sentences Containing 'modish'

The principles governing good designs are the same in all times; and if material for such arrangement has been discovered in the most modish of fashions, it has been lifted into a sphere where nothing is ever out of date.

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