in...fashion

in (some kind of) fashion

In a certain manner or kind of way (of doing something). Last week, in a rather surprising fashion, the usually conservative tech company announced it would be opening up its source code to allow aspiring programmers to rework their popular web browser in new and innovative ways. The team won the championship in dramatic fashion, with a field goal from midfield in the final seconds of the game.
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in (a)...ˈfashion

(formal) in a particular way: How could they behave in such a fashion?She was proved right, in dramatic fashion, when the whole department resigned.