fashion

n.

  1. The make or form of anything; the style, shape, appearance, or mode of structure; pattern, model; as, the fashion of the ark, of a coat, of a house, of an altar, etc.; workmanship; execution.
  2. The prevailing mode or style, especially of dress; custom or conventional usage in respect of dress, behavior, etiquette, etc.; particularly, the mode or style usual among persons of good breeding; as, to dress, dance, sing, ride, etc., in the fashion.
  3. Polite, fashionable, or genteel life; social position; good breeding; as, men of fashion.
  4. Mode of action; method of conduct; manner; custom; sort; way.

v. t.

  1. To form; to give shape or figure to; to mold.
  2. To fit; to adapt; to accommodate; -- with to.
  3. To make according to the rule prescribed by custom.
  4. To forge or counterfeit.