Meaning of TREND in English


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( trends)

Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.


A trend is a change or development towards something new or different.

This is a growing trend.

...a trend towards part-time employment.



To set a trend means to do something that becomes accepted or fashionable, and that a lot of other people copy.

The record has already proved a success and may well start a trend.

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