fashion victim


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A person with pathology caused by dressing á haute couture (e.g., high heels, which increase degenerative joint disease of the feet), i.e., a person victimised by fashion

fashion victim

Orthopedics A person with pathology 2º to dressing á haute couture–eg, high heels, which ↑ DJD of the feet–ie, person victimized by fashion Vox populi A popular term for a person who feels to compelled to dress á haute couture–ie, a victim of fashion. See Degenerative joint disease.
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Fashion victim Lisa Maffia has a style crisis in her barely-there dress that left little to the imagination.
This can make you more of a fashion victim than a fashion icon.
FASHION victim David Beckham is going back to the roaring twenties for his latest madcap look.
That was the night when Ullman, the British comedian best known in the United States for her role-playing variety shows, first felt like a fashion insider, rather than a fashion victim.
Glenn has turned Cruella into a cross between fashion victim Patsy from Absolutely Fabulous and man-eater Dorien from Birds Of A Feather, to emerge the snarling winner despite a close encounter with dozens and dozens of cute Dalmatians in the movie due to be released in Britain at Christmas.
I could have been the ultimate fashion victim - dead for the sake of the latest craze.
We don't want the fashion victim or the design victim, we're seeking the people who do, the people who make something.
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FASHION victim Janette Benson paid an extra pounds 10,000 for her new Mini - so it wouldn't clash with her pink handbag.
Tallulah Belle the youngest of the clan, sported a trendy T that read ``I Am a Fashion Victim.
DJ Zoe Ball became a fashion victim when she pulled on a scarlet cap that looked more like a bucket during the Fashion East show, which also had some uninspired retro punk outfits.
Although courted by the world's top designers, Ms Moss turned up at an exhibition this week wearing a Balenciaga dress which a fellow fashion victim described as "looking like an old blackout curtain held together with tape".