fashion plate

noun
1.
a person who consistently wears the latest style in dress.
2.
an illustration showing the prevailing or new fashion in clothes.
Origin
1850–55
Example Sentences for fashion plate
It is part fashion plate and part romantic mood study.
The bucolic figures from the fiddling barber to the village fashion plate are entertain ing enough.
British Dictionary definitions for fashion plate
fashion plate
 
n
1.  an illustration of the latest fashion in dress
2.  a fashionably dressed person

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fashion plate

noun phrase

A well-dressed person, esp a stylish one : The present-day racketeer is a veritable fashion plate (1920s+)


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