become different in some particular way, without permanently losing one's or its former characteristics or essence; "her mood changes in accordance with the weather"; "The supermarket's selection of vegetables varies according to the season"
cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
insert words into texts, often falsifying it thereby
make an alteration to; "This dress needs to be altered"
a particular kind (as to appearance); "this style of shoe is in demand"
editorial directions to be followed in spelling and punctuation and capitalization and typographical display
make consistent with certain rules of style; "style a manuscript"
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"
designate by an identifying term; "They styled their nation `The Confederate States'"
(botany) the narrow elongated part of the pistil between the ovary and the stigma
make consistent with a certain fashion or style; "Style my hair"; "style the dress"
a slender bristlelike or tubular process; "a cartilaginous style"
a pointed tool for writing or drawing or engraving; "he drew the design on the stencil with a steel stylus"