arbiter\ of\ fashion

arbiter\ of\ fashion
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  • arbiter — arbiter, arbitrator Arbiter, a more literary word (16c), is now restricted to the meaning ‘a judge or authority’ as in an arbiter of taste. For the meaning ‘a person appointed to settle a dispute’, the slightly older form arbitrator (15c) is now… …   Modern English usage

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  • fashion plate — Synonyms and related words: Beau Brummel, arbiter of fashion, beau, blade, blood, boulevardier, clotheshorse, clubman, clubwoman, coxcomb, dandy, deb, debutante, dude, exquisite, fashionable, fine gentleman, fop, fribble, gallant, jack a dandy,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Fashion — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Fashion >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 fashion fashion style ton bon ton| =>! society Sgm: N 1 good society good society polite society Sgm: N 1 monde monde Sgm: N 1 drawing room …   English dictionary for students

  • fashion — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Prevailing mode Nouns 1. fashion, style, [bon] ton, society; good society, polite society; drawing room, civilized life, civilization; town; haut or beau monde, high life, court; world; haute couture,… …   English dictionary for students

  • arbiter — 1. noun /ˈɑːbɪtə(r)/ a) A person appointed, or chosen, by parties to determine a controversy between them; an arbitrator. In order to protect individual liberty there must be an arbiter between the governing powers and the governed. b) (With of)… …   Wiktionary

  • fashion arbiter — noun someone who popularizes a new fashion • Syn: ↑trend setter, ↑taste maker • Hypernyms: ↑model, ↑role model …   Useful english dictionary

  • arbiter — [ˈɑːbɪtə] noun [C] 1) someone who has the official power to settle disagreements 2) someone whose opinions about art, fashion, food etc have a lot of influence …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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