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Synonyms of style

Noun


1. manner, mode, style, way, fashion, property

usage: 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. expressive style, style, communication

usage: 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. style, kind, sort, form, variety

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

4. vogue, trend, style, taste, appreciation, discernment, perceptiveness

usage: 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. style, reproductive structure

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

6. style, direction, instruction

usage: editorial directions to be followed in spelling and punctuation and capitalization and typographical display

7. dash, elan, flair, panache, style, elegance

usage: distinctive and stylish elegance; "he wooed her with the confident dash of a cavalry officer"

8. stylus, style, tool

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

9. style, process, outgrowth, appendage

usage: a slender bristlelike or tubular process; "a cartilaginous style"

Verb


1. style, title, name, call

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

2. style, make, create

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

3. style, write

usage: make consistent with certain rules of style; "style a manuscript"

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