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English

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Etymology

From French chic.

Adjective

chic (comparative er, superlative more)

Positive
chic

Comparative
er

Superlative
more

  1. elegant

Translations

Noun

Singular
chic

Plural
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chic ({{{1}}})
  1. Good form; style.

Usage notes

  • The noun chic is very often used with an attributive noun or adjective modifier, indicating the kind of style; hence "heroin chic", "boho-chic", "shabby chic", and so on.
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Translations


French

Adjective

chic m. (f. chic, m. plural chic, f. plural chic)

  1. elegant

Noun

chic m. (plural chic)

  1. elegance

German

Etymology

From French chic.

Adjective

chic [[Category:Template:lang:de adjectives|chic]]

  1. chic (inflected forms are only built using the German spelling schick)

Synonyms


Spanish

Adjective

chic m. and f. (plural chics)

  1. elegant

Noun

chic m. (plural chics)

Singular
chic m.

Plural
chics m.

  1. elegance

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