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verb [intransitive]     trend pronunciation in British English
/trend/
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I/you/we/theytrend
he/she/ittrends
present participletrending
past tensetrended
past participletrended
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    to be popular

    People want to know what is trending, which new chefs are making names for themselves.

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary by: Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 17/11/2015
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gig economy

an employment concept in which people are paid for each specific, short-term task that they do and don't have conventional contracts of employment

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fake news

a sensational piece of news which does not map to reality, created to attract attention or damage somebody's reputation

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