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VOGUE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does vogue mean? 

VOGUE (noun)
  The noun VOGUE has 2 senses:

1. the popular taste at a given time
2. a current state of general acceptance and use

  Familiarity information: VOGUE used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


VOGUE (noun)


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Meaning:

The popular taste at a given time

Classified under:

Nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents

Synonyms:

vogue; trend; style

Context examples:

leather is the latest vogue / he followed current trends / the 1920s had a style of their own

Hypernyms ("vogue" is a kind of...):

appreciation; discernment; perceptiveness; taste (delicate discrimination (especially of aesthetic values))

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "vogue"):

New Look (a style of women's clothing created by Christian Dior in 1947; involved a tight bodice and narrow waist and a flowing pleated skirt)

fashion (the latest and most admired style in clothes and cosmetics and behavior)

bandwagon (a popular trend that attracts growing support)


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Meaning:

A current state of general acceptance and use

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Synonyms:

vogue; currency

Hypernyms ("vogue" is a kind of...):

acceptance (the state of being acceptable and accepted)


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