HyperDic: trend

English > 5 senses of the word trend:
NOUNlocationtrend, tendencya general direction in which something tends to move
locationtrend, coursegeneral line of orientation
cognitiontrend, drift, movementa general tendency to change (as of opinion)
cognitiontrend, vogue, stylethe popular taste at a given time
VERBmotiontrend, swerve, sheer, curve, veer, slue, slew, cutturn sharply
trend > pronunciation
Soundstreh'nd
Rhymesamend ... wend: 48 rhymes with ehnd...
English > trend: 5 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningA general direction in which something tends to move.
Example "the trend of the stock market"
Synonymtendency
Broaderdirection, wayA line leading to a place or point
Spanishtendencia
Catalantendència
English > trend: 5 senses > noun 2, location
Meaninggeneral line of orientation.
Example "the northeastern trend of the coast"
Synonymcourse
Broaderdirection, wayA line leading to a place or point
Spanishcurso, tendencia, trazado
Catalancurs, traçat
Verbstrendturn sharply
English > trend: 5 senses > noun 3, cognition
MeaningA general tendency to change (as of opinion).
Example"not openly liberal but that is the trend of the book"
Synonymsdrift, movement
Narrowerevolutionary trendA general direction of evolutionary change
gravitationA figurative movement toward some attraction
Broaderinclination, disposition, tendencyAn attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others
Spanishcorriente, tendencia
Catalancorrent
English > trend: 5 senses > noun 4, cognition
MeaningThe popular taste at a given time.
Example "he followed current trends"
Synonymsvogue, style
NarrowerNew LookA style of women's clothing created by Christian Dior in 1947
bandwagonA popular trend that attracts growing support
fashionThe latest and most admired style in clothes and cosmetics and behavior
Broadertaste, appreciation, discernment, perceptivenessDelicate discrimination (especially of aesthetic values)
Spanishestilo, moda, tendencia
Catalanestil, moda, tendència
Adjectivestrendyin accord / accord with the latest fad
English > trend: 5 senses > verb 1, motion
MeaningTurn sharply; change direction abruptly.
PatternSomething ----s; Something is ----ing PP
Synonymsswerve, sheer, curve, veer, slue, slew, cut
Narrowerpeel offLeave a formation
yawswerve off course momentarily
Broaderturnchange orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense
Spanishvirar
Nounstrendgeneral line of orientation

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