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trendy

[tren-dee] /ˈtrɛn di/
adjective, trendier, trendiest.
1.
of, in, or pertaining to the latest trend or style.
2.
following the latest trends or fashions; up-to-date or chic:
the trendy young generation.
3.
appealing to faddish taste:
a trendy hotel.
noun, plural trendies.
4.
a trendy person, place, object, or idea.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; trend + -y1
Related forms
trendily, adverb
trendiness, noun
untrendy, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for trendiness

trendy

/ˈtrɛndɪ/
adjective trendier, trendiest
1.
consciously fashionable
noun (pl) trendies
2.
a trendy person
Derived Forms
trendily, adverb
trendiness, noun
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Word Origin and History for trendiness

trendy

adj.

1962, from trend (n.) + -y (2). Related: Trendily; trendiness.

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Slang definitions & phrases for trendiness

trendy

adjective

(also trendacious or trendoid) Following new trends in fashion, art, literature, etc; anxiously au courant: Fetch a tumbril for these fellows, or at least a trendy tailor/ A trendacious couple wear head-to-toe charcoal black/ Your trendoid older sister gives you all her hand-me-downs on the 5th (1962+)

noun

(also trendoid): That will undoubtedly have great appeal to all you trendies out there/ and even a few tough trendoids from the East Village and Soho (1968+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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