Meaning of TREND in English

TREND

n. & v.

--n. a general direction and tendency (esp. of events, fashion, or opinion etc.).

--v.intr.

1. bend or turn away in a specified direction.

2 be chiefly directed; have a general and continued tendency.

Phrases and idioms:

trend-setter a person who leads the way in fashion etc. trend-setting establishing trends or fashions.

Etymology: ME 'revolve' etc. f. OE trendan f. Gmc: cf. TRUNDLE

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.