Definitions for trend

Definitions for (noun) trend

Main entry: style, trend, vogue

Definition: the popular taste at a given time

Usage: leather is the latest vogue; he followed current trends; the 1920s had a style of their own

Main entry: trend, movement, drift

Definition: a general tendency to change (as of opinion)

Usage: not openly liberal but that is the trend of the book; a broad movement of the electorate to the right

Main entry: trend, course

Definition: general line of orientation

Usage: the river takes a southern course; the northeastern trend of the coast

Main entry: trend, tendency

Definition: a general direction in which something tends to move

Usage: the shoreward tendency of the current; the trend of the stock market

Definitions for (verb) trend

Main entry: curve, cut, sheer, slew, slue, veer, trend, swerve

Definition: turn sharply; change direction abruptly

Usage: The car cut to the left at the intersection; The motorbike veered to the right

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