English version

fad

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Leisure
fadfad /fΓ¦d/ noun [countable] πŸ”Š πŸ”Š DLFASHIONABLEsomething that people like or do for a short time, or that is fashionable for a short time πŸ”Š Interest in organic food is not a fad, it’s here to stay. β€”faddish adjective β€”faddishness noun [uncountable]
Examples from the Corpus
fadβ€’ They know this is just another fad.β€’ Very trendy new hotel run by Christina Ong, the Met adheres to the current fad for minimalism.β€’ Will upsizing be the next management fad?β€’ It is only in the fashion or fad field that the later comers get badly burned.β€’ This is not simply a passing fad.β€’ Arts education may be the fad du jour.β€’ It could be that old Henry Flagler himself started the fad, back when he started the town.
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