Textual thesaurus for "trend"

(noun) style, vogue

the popular taste at a given time

leather is the latest vogue; he followed current trends; the 1920s had a style of their own

(noun) movement, drift

a general tendency to change (as of opinion)

not openly liberal but that is the trend of the book; a broad movement of the electorate to the right

(noun) course

general line of orientation

the river takes a southern course; the northeastern trend of the coast

(noun) tendency

a general direction in which something tends to move

the shoreward tendency of the current; the trend of the stock market

(verb) curve, cut, sheer, slew, slue, veer, swerve

turn sharply; change direction abruptly

The car cut to the left at the intersection; The motorbike veered to the right