(Roget's IV) modif.
Syn. in fashion, stylish, in style, in vogue, chic, popular, being done, favored, à la mode, all the rage, contemporary, current, modish, smart, up-to-date, faddish, dashing, rakish, natty, dapper, elegant, chichi, upscale, high-style, in the latest mode, in the swim, prevalent, trendsetting, vogue, voguish, hot*, in*, trendy*, hip*, yuppie*, mod*, going like wildfire*, up-to-the-minute*, with-it*, the thing*, the cat's pajamas*, sharp*, snazzy*, cool*, jamming them in*, now*.
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) a.
stylish, modish, in vogue, smart, chic, *on the cutting edge, *hot, trendsetting, *hip, mod, *all the rage, *happening, swank, a la mode, chichi, *in, *with it.
ANT.: unfashionable, old-fashioned, outmoded, dated, *out
(Roget's Thesaurus II) adjective Being or in accordance with the current fashion: à la mode, chic, dashing, mod, modish, posh, smart, stylish, swank, swanky, trig. Informal: classy, in, sharp, snappy, swish, tony, trendy. Slang: with-it. Idioms: all the rage, up to the minute. See STYLE, USUAL.

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