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Verb
/stīl/,
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styles, plural;
  1. Design or make in a particular form
    • - the yacht is well proportioned and conservatively styled
  2. Arrange (hair) in a particular way
    • - he styled her hair by twisting it up to give it body
  3. Designate with a particular name, description, or title
    • - the official is styled principal and vice chancellor of the university
Noun
  1. A manner of doing something
    • - different styles of management
  2. A way of painting, writing, composing, building, etc., characteristic of a particular period, place, person, or movement

  3. A way of using language
    • - he never wrote in a journalistic style
    • - students should pay attention to style and idiom
  4. A way of behaving or approaching a situation that is characteristic of or favored by a particular person
    • - backing out isn't my style
  5. An official or legal title
    • - the partnership traded under the style of Storr and Mortimer
  6. A distinctive appearance, typically determined by the principles according to which something is designed
    • - the pillars are no exception to the general style
  7. A particular design of clothing

  8. A way of arranging the hair

  9. Elegance and sophistication
    • - a sophisticated nightspot with style and taste
  10. A rodlike object or part, in particular

  11. (in a flower) A narrow, typically elongated extension of the ovary, bearing the stigma

  12. (in an invertebrate) A small slender pointed appendage; a stylet

  13. The gnomon of a sundial


  1. designate by an identifying term; "They styled their nation `The Confederate States'"
  2. manner: 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"
  3. make consistent with a certain fashion or style; "Style my hair"; "style the dress"
  4. expressive style: 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"
  5. a particular kind (as to appearance); "this style of shoe is in demand"
  6. vogue: the popular taste at a given time; "leather is the latest vogue"; "he followed current trends"; "the 1920s had a style of their own"
  7. The Style Network (A.K.A. style. in some countries) is an American cable television network based in Los Angeles. Owned by Comcast, its sister channels include E! Entertainment Television, G4, Golf Channel, and Versus.
  8. Style is a 2001 Bollywood low-budget comedy film. Although the movie was criticized as a forgettable romantic-comedy caper, it was a commercial success.
  9. Sa Tai (စတိုင်) or Style is a 2004 Burmese romantic comedy drama film directed by Mite Ti .
  10. Style (స్టైల్) is a Telugu film which released on 12 January 2006 and was directed by Raghava Lawrence. This is Lawrence's second directorial venture after giving the blockbuster Mass with Akkineni Nagarjuna.
  11. "Style" is a song from the Tamil film '''' starring Rajinikanth and Shriya Saran, directed by Shankar. The music was composed by the A. R. Rahman, lyrics were written by newcomer Pa. Vijay and sung by Blaaze, Tanvi, Rags and Suresh Peters. ...
  12. The gynoecium (from Ancient Greek , gyne, meaning woman, and , oikos, meaning house) is a term with several meanings in botanical usage. ...
  13. A manner of doing things, especially in a fashionable one; the stalk that connects the stigma(s) to the ovary in a pistil of a flower; A traditional or legal term preceding a reference to a person who holds a title or post; A traditional or legal term used to address a person who holds a title ...
  14. (STYLES) Types of modelling that a person would be interested in. Examples would be fashion, glamour, parts, implied nudity, etc.
  15. (Styles) Sometimes called layer styles, these are effects that can be applied to the individual layers in a digital scrapbooking project. For example, in Photoshop Elements, styles include bevels, drop shadows, chrome, and glass effects.
  16. (Styles) A built-in application used to change the attributes of the currently selected font, including the family, style, and point size. See also Font, Font Style, and Font Size.
  17. (Styles) Formatting that defines the look of text, dimensions, etc.
  18. (Styles) Shortcut for text and paragraph formatting options.
  19. (styles) plainspoken, not flashy, quiet, informal to businesslike, "unmarked"
  20. Alternative birth styles
  21. Reference styles (Endnote calls them output styles) display your references according to a particular style. Check with your faculty, lecturer or supervisor which style they prefer you to use. ...
  22. The whole sum of flavor and other sensory characteristics by which individual beers may be placed in categories for purposes of comparison. Beers of the same style have the same general flavor profile.
  23. The category that subdivides forms into how that art is presented. In literature, the styles may be prose, poetry, plays and so on. In artwork, the styles may be painting, sculpture, et cetera.
  24. A characteristic handling of media and elements of form that gives a work its identity as the product of a particular person, group, art movement, period, or culture.
  25. The manner of expression of a particular writer, produced by choice of words, grammatical structures, use of literary devices, and all the possible parts of language use. Some general styles might include scientific, ornate, plain, emotive. Most writers have their own particular styles.