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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tendency, trend(noun)

    a general direction in which something tends to move

    "the shoreward tendency of the current"; "the trend of the stock market"

    tendency, movement, propensity, course, disposition, inclination, leaning, vogue, style, drift

  2. course, trend(noun)

    general line of orientation

    "the river takes a southern course"; "the northeastern trend of the coast"

    path, form, grade, vogue, style, tendency, class, movement, course of instruction, course of study, drift, line, row, track, course of action, course

  3. drift, trend, movement(noun)

    a general tendency to change (as of opinion)

    "not openly liberal but that is the trend of the book"; "a broad movement of the electorate to the right"

    impulsion, apparent motion, bm, effort, vogue, front, purport, drive, tendency, gallery, move, movement, campaign, style, drift, apparent movement, motion, cause, social movement, bowel movement, impetus, crusade, motility, course, heading

  4. vogue, trend, style(verb)

    the popular taste at a given time

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

    manner, mode, vogue, way, tendency, elan, movement, style, drift, expressive style, stylus, fashion, panache, flair, course, dash

  5. swerve, sheer, curve, trend, veer, slue, slew, cut(verb)

    turn sharply; change direction abruptly

    "The car cut to the left at the intersection"; "The motorbike veered to the right"

    foreshorten, veer, bring down, wind, turn off, edit out, arch, twist, hack, trim down, write out, prune, thin, kink, cut, rationalize, trim back, trim, ignore, swerve, shorten, crook, edit, thin out, cut down, skip, abridge, reduce, rationalise, arc, contract, burn, dilute, curve, switch off, sheer, make out, geld, slew, disregard, tailor, cut off, turn out, snub, slue, slide, issue, cut back, abbreviate, curl, slip, skid

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. trend

    deviate, diverge, tend, bend, curve, incline, bear

    continue, proceed, advance

Editors Contribution

  1. fashion

    fashion is a concept , which depends on each thoughts . it varied along time and situations. major factor that effect fashion is current trend . trend decide the fashion, and fashion decide the trend.

    Submitted by rinat on September 3, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. trend(v. n.)

    turn, run, stretch, tend, incline, sweep

  2. trend(n.)

    tendency (to a certain direction), inclination, trending

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  1. trend(n)


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  1. Spencer Williams:

    This trend of more pets in the home, spending more time with pets, taking better care of them is going to continue for a long time, i think the pet space in particular is going to see years of significant growth that started around the [ Covid-19 pandemic time ].

  2. Jordan Spieth:

    The Ryder Cup, we've got to win one, we've got to start a trend back the other way and make them develop a task force.

  3. Sanyalak Manibhandu:

    I don't think this is an indication of a change of trend, this is a bit of a bounce in a continuing downtrend.

  4. Heather Elrod:

    Lash extensions are a more recent trend which came to us from Asia about 20 years ago.

  5. Valentin Bissat:

    We note that defensive equity sectors earnings have generally weakened while cyclical sectors keep their positive momentum, overall for the region, the equity risk premium has decreased, which in turn increases companies’ buybacks, a trend which is likely to continue in the short term as reduced uncertainties and a cyclical recovery decrease the necessity to hold liquidity in cash.

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