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 Fascina’tionFashion of Speech (A). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Fashion [fash’-un.]
 
In a fashion or after a fashion. “In a sort of a way;” as, “he spoke French in a fashion” (i.e. very badly). (“French of Stratford atte Bowe.”)   1
 


 Fascina’tionFashion of Speech (A). 

 
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