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fashion sb. (the commoner S. meanings are ‘shape, make’, ‘manner, way’, ‘prevailing custom’, ‘conventional usage’)
1. kind, sort Gent. V. iv. 61 “Thou friend of an ill ,” Wint. III. ii. 105, Per. IV. ii. 84 “gentlemen of all f-s” ; phr. “in to,” of a kind to Mer.V. I. ii. 23.
2. mere form, pretence Mer.V. IV. i. 18.
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    • William Shakespeare, Pericles, Prince of Tyre, 4.2
    • William Shakespeare, Two Gentlemen of Verona, 5.4
    • William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice, 1.2
    • William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice, 4.1
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