estar de moda
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estar de moda(
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An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. to be in fashion
En aquel entonces estaba de moda ser bronceado.Being tan was in fashion in those days.
b. to be fashionable
Estos zapatos son muy incómodos; solo me los pongo porque están de moda.These shoes are very uncomfortable; I only wear them because they are fashionable.
c. to be trendy
Está de moda entre los famosos comer en restaurantes baratos.Eating in cheap restaurants is trendy among celebrities.
d. to be in
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Este año el blanco está de moda y el negro está totalmente desfasado.This year white is in and black is totally out.
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