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slang To move or behave in an ostentatious or showy manner; to show off. Tommy keeps styling around town in his new convertible.


Having an exceptionally chic, trendy, or fashionable appearance or style. Often shortened as "stylin'." She showed up to school in some stylin' new boots. I only buy clothes that are comfortable and functional. I have no interest in being styling.
See also: style
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in. to show off; to strut around. (see also strut one’s stuff.) Why don’t you style over here and meet my man?


n. looking good; showing off how good one looks. Dave thinks that stylin’ is his sole occupation.
See also: style
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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