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fash·ion·i·sta

 (făsh′ə-nē′stə)
n. Slang
One who designs, models, or markets high-fashion clothing or who is an ardent follower or consumer of the latest clothing fashions.

fashionista

(ˌfæʃəˈniːstə)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) informal a person who follows trends in the fashion industry obsessively and strives continually to adopt the latest fashions
[C20: from fashion + -ista as in Sandinista]

fash•ion•is•ta

(ˌfæʃ əˈni stə)
n.
a very fashionable person, esp. one who works in the fashion industry.
[1990–95; fashion + Italian -ista -ist]
Translations

fashionista

[ˌfæʃəˈniːstə] nvictime f de la modefashion magazine nmagazine m de modefashion model nmannequin mfashion parade ndéfilé m de modefashion shoot nséance f de photos de modefashion show ndéfilé m de modefashion victim nvictime f de la mode

fashionista

n (= fashion lover)Modefreak m; (= designer)Modemacher(in) m(f); (= journalist)Modejournalist(in) m(f)
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