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Noun: trend  trend
  1. A general direction in which something tends to move
    "the trend of the stock market";
    - tendency
     
  2. General line of orientation
    "the northeastern trend of the coast";
    - course
     
  3. A general tendency to change (as of opinion)
    "not openly liberal but that is the trend of the book";
    - drift, movement
     
  4. The popular taste at a given time
    "he followed current trends";
    - vogue, style
Verb: trend  trend
  1. Turn sharply; change direction abruptly
    "The motorbike trended to the right";
    - swerve, sheer, curve, veer, slue, slew, cut

Derived forms: trended, trends, trending

Type of: appreciation, direction, discernment, disposition, inclination, perceptiveness, taste, tendency, turn, way

Encyclopedia: Trend