faddish

[fad-ish]
adjective
1.
like a fad.
2.
given to fads: a faddish, sophisticated crowd.

Origin:
1850–55; fad + -ish1

faddishness, noun
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fad (fæd)
 
n
1.  an intense but short-lived fashion; craze
2.  a personal idiosyncrasy or whim
 
[C19: of uncertain origin]
 
'faddish
 
adj
 
'faddishness
 
n
 
'faddism
 
n
 
'faddist
 
n

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faddish
1855, from fad + -ish.
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Example sentences
The path is open for the next faddish reading, even one bolstered by a lot of
  good stories and data.
He was an original pioneer into the dark frontier of chaos before it jelled
  into a scientific theory and faddish field of study.
After flirting with more complicated and faddish products, the company has
  decided to move back to simpler offerings.
Policy must not reflect faddish behavior or idealistic, populist beliefs based
  upon unsettled or premature science.
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