Usage examples for stylish

  1. " Asia would jes love to show Mrs. Reddin' how stylish you look in that red dress. – Lovey Mary by Alice Hegan Rice
  2. Of late these traditions have been disregarded by fashion, and the stylish woman wears any color or combination she pleases, but often at the sacrifice of her good looks. – The Man Who Pleases and the Woman Who Charms by John A. Cone
  3. The Stumptail elephants are very stylish, let me tell you." – Umboo, the Elephant by Howard R. Garis
  4. They were very popular and stylish before the automobile came. – Sunny Boy in the Big City by Ramy Allison White
  5. Wrote to his people, and saw him at noon transferred with the other patients, the surgeons and stylish lady nurses, to a large hospital boat; when Miss Gray and I returned in the transport to Fredericksburg. – Half a Century by Jane Grey Cannon Swisshelm
  6. Dog- carts are stylish, I hear; but our dog is so dumb lazy, you couldn't get him to go out of a walk. – Sweet Cicely Or Josiah Allen as a Politician by Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley)
  7. She was not actuated by any petty ambition to play the fine lady behind a stylish counter, but clearly realised that commerce in its latest development needed elegant surroundings. – The Fat and the Thin by Emile Zola
  8. Mrs. Gates, the second of her name, was very stylish, but the provision- man had honestly the effect of having got for the day only into the black coat which he had bought ready- made for his first wife's funeral. – Annie Kilburn A Novel by W. D. Howells
  9. Just don't notice him or speak to him, and he'll think we're- we're stylish, and he'll pass right by. – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue in the Big Woods by Laura Lee Hope
  10. " It's a lovely seal," said Annie Day, " and it seems a sin to part with it; it's cut in the most stylish way too, with those high shoulders." – A Sweet Girl Graduate by Mrs. L.T. Meade
  11. Only too well could she imagine the cool reception, if it stopped at that, that the boys of the camp there would accord to this stylish stranger. – The Girl of the Golden West by David Belasco
  12. They did not seem to know it, but walked slowly on without noticing: they were not aware of an occasional benchful of rather shabby young fellows who stared hard at the stylish girl and well- dressed young man talking together in such intense low tones, with rapid interchange of radiant glances. – April Hopes by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  13. He was far and away the most stylish bat in the school, and had scored a lot of runs during the season. – The Loom of Youth by Alec Waugh
  14. Goujet does not care to look like a stylish gentleman. – L'Assommoir by Emile Zola
  15. Instinctively she felt that while a little girl like herself would attract no attention, Ida in her long sweeping dress that she held up so gracefully, and the big hat drooping over her pretty face, and the stylish fur collar, and the violets on her coat, made a picture that any one would turn to look at twice. – The Little Colonel at Boarding-School by Annie Fellows Johnston
  16. There was the " sad one," the " washed- out one," the " stylish one" and the " wireless one." – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  17. Soon pink- teas began to be stylish. – A Canadian Bankclerk by J. P. Buschlen
  18. She was well dressed, and the stylish and becoming clothes heightened her beauty, if possible. – The Imaginary Marriage by Henry St. John Cooper
  19. Couldn't you think of something more stylish for a change? – Ranching for Sylvia by Harold Bindloss