Definition of STYLES

noun : STYLES

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) how something is done or how it happens; "her dignified manner"; "his rapid manner of talking"; "their nomadic mode of existence"; "in the characteristic New York style"; "a lonely way of life"; "in an abrasive fashion" ;

  • 2. (

    ) a way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period; "all the reporters were expected to adopt the style of the newspaper" ;

  • 3. (

    ) a particular kind (as to appearance); "this style of shoe is in demand" ;

  • 4. (

    ) the popular taste at a given time; "leather is the latest vogue"; "he followed current trends"; "the 1920s had a style of their own" ;

  • 5. (

    ) (botany) the narrow elongated part of the pistil between the ovary and the stigma ;

  • 6. (

    ) editorial directions to be followed in spelling and punctuation and capitalization and typographical display ;

  • 8. (

    ) a pointed tool for writing or drawing or engraving; "he drew the design on the stencil with a steel stylus" ;

  • 9. (

    ) a slender bristlelike or tubular process; "a cartilaginous style" ;

verb : STYLES

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) designate by an identifying term; "They styled their nation `The Confederate States'" ;

  • 2. (

    ) make consistent with a certain fashion or style; "Style my hair"; "style the dress" ;

  • 3. (

    ) make consistent with certain rules of style; "style a manuscript" ;


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