Associations to the word «Style»


STYLE, noun. A manner of doing or presenting things, especially a fashionable one.
STYLE, noun. Flair; grace; fashionable skill
STYLE, noun. (botany) The stalk that connects the stigma(s) to the ovary in a pistil of a flower.
STYLE, noun. A traditional or legal term preceding a reference to a person who holds a title or post.
STYLE, noun. A traditional or legal term used to address a person who holds a title or post.
STYLE, noun. (nonstandard) A stylus.
STYLE, noun. (obsolete) A pen; an author's pen.
STYLE, noun. A sharp-pointed tool used in engraving; a graver.
STYLE, noun. A kind of blunt-pointed surgical instrument.
STYLE, noun. A long, slender, bristle-like process.
STYLE, noun. The pin, or gnomon, of a sundial, the shadow of which indicates the hour.
STYLE, noun. (computing) A visual or other modification to text or other elements of a document, such as bold or italic.
STYLE, verb. (transitive) To create or give a style, fashion or image to.
STYLE, verb. (transitive) To call or give a name or title to.
STYLE GUIDE, noun. A set of standards for design and writing of documents, either for general use or for a specific publication or organization, including standards on typography, grammar, or punctuation.
STYLE GUIDES, noun. Plural of style guide
STYLE OF CAUSE, noun. (legal) the case title for a cause of action/lawsuit; a description of the parties involved.
STYLE SHEET, noun. Alternative form of stylesheet
STYLE SHEETS, noun. Plural of style sheet

Dictionary definition

STYLE, noun. How something is done or how it happens; "her dignified manner"; "his rapid manner of talking"; "their nomadic mode of existence"; "in the characteristic New York style"; "a lonely way of life"; "in an abrasive fashion".
STYLE, noun. A way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period; "all the reporters were expected to adopt the style of the newspaper".
STYLE, noun. A particular kind (as to appearance); "this style of shoe is in demand".
STYLE, noun. The popular taste at a given time; "leather is the latest vogue"; "he followed current trends"; "the 1920s had a style of their own".
STYLE, noun. (botany) the narrow elongated part of the pistil between the ovary and the stigma.
STYLE, noun. Editorial directions to be followed in spelling and punctuation and capitalization and typographical display.
STYLE, noun. Distinctive and stylish elegance; "he wooed her with the confident dash of a cavalry officer".
STYLE, noun. A pointed tool for writing or drawing or engraving; "he drew the design on the stencil with a steel stylus".
STYLE, noun. A slender bristlelike or tubular process; "a cartilaginous style".
STYLE, verb. Designate by an identifying term; "They styled their nation `The Confederate States'".
STYLE, verb. Make consistent with a certain fashion or style; "Style my hair"; "style the dress".
STYLE, verb. Make consistent with certain rules of style; "style a manuscript".

Wise words

The short words are best, and the old words are the best of all.
Winston Churchill