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Fashionable

Stylish; conforming to the latest mode of fashion.
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However, its inner-city location and the fashionableness of the colonial style dwelling have attracted young, mostly professional people to the area who renovate the houses and hope to benefit from significant capital gains.
(18.) Veblen recognized that "the commercial value of the goods used for clothing in any modern community is made up to a much larger extent of the fashionableness, the reputability of the goods than of the mechanical service which they render in clothing the person of the wearer.
(34) It should be pointed out that the very fashionableness of Ficino's Platonic teachings among Lorenzo's contemporaries helped, in turn, to foster a greater receptivity to the indirect Platonism of the Due- and Trecento lyricists.
(188) Now, we turn to the community's sentiment and the law's reflection of it throughout history, and a review of infanticide's recurrent fashionableness and fades, or its rather bumpy walk down the historic runway.
While this is no textbook, it is held together by the editors' delimitation and description of a new field in their "Introduction: books and the sciences" and by the two contributions in a reflective vein contained in the "Afterwords": Nick Jardine's "Books, texts, and the making of knowledge" and Adrian Johns' "The past, present, and future of the scientific book." Readers, who are likely to be involved already in the study of these questions, are thereby invited to consider problems of scope and method in relation to two disciplines, one of them now much more attentive to its social context and the other still coming to terms with its recent fashionableness.
high degree of knowledge [among middle-class teenagers surveyed] about the fashionableness of brands of clothes, athletic shoes,jeans, and makeup-particularly the more prestigious brands.
The high in high technology is a mark of its fashionableness: iPods are figurative high heels.
Yet what, to the Saulas, is also unavoidable, is that coffee quality must become a goal of the entire Spanish roasting community, now facing an incoming tide of Italian coffee brands that can capitalize on their fashionableness, as well as on their tastiness.
Seen from afar, Abstract Expressionism now appears as a movement that had long, slow, and often uncertain beginnings, all too brief a period of supreme achievement, and then a rapid descent into mannerism and fashionableness. Greenberg realized that this was the pattern, even as it was happening.
Fashionableness, required to demonstrate the respectability of the middle-class lady, required significant time, attention, and effort.
Clark's The Painting of Modern Life or Christopher Prendergast's Paris and the Nineteenth Century and critical judgements of his work are by no means universally positive.(2) In so far as he is recalled at all, he is best remembered today as the chief depicter of the superficial frivolity of an 'epoque' that seems now as distant and quaint as it was 'belle'.(3) Yet it may be argued that precisely Boldini's subjects (society women) and the special look he conferred on them (edgy, Parisian fashionableness) placed him at the very centre of a set of transformations that were crucial to the invention of glamour.
In the United States the issue of Waco is not a `series of tropological, narratival and thematic conventions' or an issue of `political fashionableness', pace James and Elias, but rather a core, defining event in a long ongoing populist struggle against the neo-liberal state, and the oppression it is perceived to be applying to its own population.