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"
designate by an identifying term; "They styled their nation `The Confederate States'"
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"
distinctive and stylish elegance; "he wooed her with the confident dash of a cavalry officer"
how something is done or how it happens; "her dignified manner"; "his rapid manner of talking"; "their nomadic mode of existence"; "in the characteristic New York style"; "a lonely way of life"; "in an abrasive fashion"
the popular taste at a given time; "leather is the latest vogue"; "he followed current trends"; "the 1920s had a style of their own"
a particular kind (as to appearance); "this style of shoe is in demand"
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