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1. Having the nature of a fad.
2. Given to fads.

fad′dish·ly adv.
fad′dish·ness n.
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Adj.1.faddish - intensely fashionable for a short time
fashionable, stylish - being or in accordance with current social fashions; "fashionable clothing"; "the fashionable side of town"; "a fashionable cafe"
honící se za poslední módoumódní
podľa poslednej módy
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[ˈfædɪʃ] ADJpasajero, poco duradero


, faddy (inf)


(fad) noun
a temporary fashion; a craze, interest or activity that (some) people follow enthusiastically, but lasts for a short period of time. What's the latest fad in dieting?; a health-food fad.
faddish adjective
faddishness noun
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g y, g screen spoofs of cheesy TV shows a few years back (see Charlie's Angels, Starsky & Hutch and The Dukes Of Hazzard) that time has surely passed, with the idea now seeming just faddish.
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