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Style (IPA: /ˈstaɪɫ/)


Style (v. t.)

An instrument used by the ancients in writing on tablets covered with wax, having one of its ends sharp, and the other blunt, and somewhat expanded, for the purpose of making erasures by smoothing the wax.

Style (v. t.)

Hence, anything resembling the ancient style in shape or use.

Style (v. t.)

A pen; an author's pen.

Style (v. t.)

A sharp-pointed tool used in engraving; a graver.

Style (v. t.)

A kind of blunt-pointed surgical instrument.

Style (v. t.)

A long, slender, bristlelike process, as the anal styles of insects.

Style (v. t.)

The pin, or gnomon, of a dial, the shadow of which indicates the hour. See Gnomon.

Style (v. t.)

The elongated part of a pistil between the ovary and the stigma. See Illust. of Stamen, and of Pistil.

Style (v. t.)

Mode of expressing thought in language, whether oral or written; especially, such use of language in the expression of thought as exhibits the spirit and faculty of an artist; choice or arrangement of words in discourse; rhetorical expression.

Style (v. t.)

Mode of presentation, especially in music or any of the fine arts; a characteristic of peculiar mode of developing in idea or accomplishing a result.

Style (v. t.)

Conformity to a recognized standard; manner which is deemed elegant and appropriate, especially in social demeanor; fashion.

Style (v. t.)

Mode or phrase by which anything is formally designated; the title; the official designation of any important body; mode of address; as, the style of Majesty.

Style (v. t.)

A mode of reckoning time, with regard to the Julian and Gregorian calendars.

Style (v. t.)

To entitle; to term, name, or call; to denominate.

Style

Literature and visual arts

Style

Set of linguistic variants with specific social meanings

Style

Rod made of glycoprotein located in the midgut of most bivalves and some gastropods

Style

Part of a flower

Style

2009 South Korean television series starring Kim Hye-soo, Lee Ji-ah, Ryu Shi-won, and Lee Yong-woo

Style Synonyms

Flair, Elan, Dash, Panach

Style Synonyms

Expressive Style

Style Synonyms

Manner, Way, Fashio, Mode

Style Synonyms

Stylus

Style Synonyms

Vogue, Trend

Style Synonyms

Title

Style (Last Name / Surname)

Style is the #61,745 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 325 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Style in Spanish is Estilo

Tagalog Translation

Style in Tagalog is Estilo

Example Sentence (Quote)

"(...) true style comes from innate cunning and mendacity. You can't buy it." - Discworld

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A [learning] style is a disposition to adopt one class of learning strategy." - Gordon Pask

Example Sentence (Quote)

" But let a lord once own the happy lines, How the wit brightens! how the style refines!" - An Essay on Criticism

Example Sentence (Quote)

"Ce sera la noblesse de leur style qui, dans quarante ans, rendra illisibles nos écrivains de 1840." - Stendhal

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Every age has its pleasures, its style of wit, and its own ways." - Pleasure


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