GRE Word List


the prevailing style (as in dress) during a particular time

The meaning of the word fashion is the prevailing style (as in dress) during a particular time.

Random words

plastera medicated or protective dressing that consists of a film (as of cloth or plastic) spread with a usually medicated substance
touchstonea fundamental or quintessential part or feature : basis
maculatedmarked with spots : blotched
fatuouscomplacently or inanely foolish : silly
requisitionthe act of formally requiring or calling upon someone to perform an action
consecratededicated to a sacred purpose
derivativea word formed from another word or base : a word formed by derivation
exhortto incite by argument or advice : urge strongly
ironythe use of words to express something other than and especially the opposite of the literal meaning