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Definition the popular taste at a given time (in fashion)
  • *f The Government of the Union, in order to conceal its defeat, had recourse to an expedient which is very much in vogue with feeble governments.
    Alexis de Toqueville  --  Democracy In America, Volume 1
  • In order to give the thing vogue from the start, and place it out of the reach of criticism, I chose my nines by rank, not capacity.
    Mark Twain  --  A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
  • I saw them featured in Vogue.
    Jhumpa Lahiri  --  The Namesake
  • I had been raped but I had also been raised on Seventeen and Glamour and Vogue.
    Alice Sebold  --  Lucky
    Meg Cabot  --  The Princess Diaries
  • She was reading her tatty copy of Vogue with intense interest.
    Sylvia Plath  --  The Bell Jar
  • Finally, the desire for novelty is indispensable if we are to produce Fashions or Vogues.
    C.S. Lewis  --  The Screwtape Letters
  • And then, when they condescend to compose a sort of verse that was at that time in vogue in Kandy, which they call seguidillas!
    Miguel de Cervantes  --  Don Quixote
  • He stared in well-bred surprise, and presently talked of a new dance which had lately come into vogue.
    Zane Grey  --  The Call of the Canyon
  • McKisco was having a vogue.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  Tender is the Night
  • The conversation changed to a book that was having its vogue at the time—"Molding a Maiden," by Albert Ross.
    Theodore Dreiser  --  Sister Carrie
  • It is an unsatisfactory arrangement, both for hirer and hired, and is usually in vogue on poor land with hard-pressed owners.
    W. E. B. Du Bois  --  The Souls of Black Folk
  • Ironically, the old code stuff is coming back into vogue, Puller, because we've gotten so good at cracking computerized encryption.
    David Baldacci  --  Zero Day
  • "By the way," said Sam, "what is the latest vogue in celestial executions?
    Roger Zelazny  --  Lord of Light
  • Rebecca's wit, cleverness, and flippancy made her speedily the vogue in London among a certain class.
    William Makepeace Thackeray  --  Vanity Fair
  • First thing you know She will subscribe to Vogue and then there's no telling how far it will go.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Glory Road
  • "Oh, that one had a great vogue during my time at Hogwarts," said Lupin reminiscently.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
  • Mr. Freeman is the Vogue Teacher of the Moment.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  Speak
  • Besides, my vogue was somewhat over.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  The Brothers Karamazov
  • There was none of that tricky now-you-see-me-now-you-don't business so much in vogue outside the hospital, none of that now-I-am-and-now-I-ain't.
    Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22

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