The river's southern trend.
The prevailing wind trends northeast.
An example of trend is a northern moving coastline.
An example of trend is the style of bell bottom jeans.
A warming trend.
The river trends northward.
An example of trend is for a plain to stretch westward across a state.
An example of trend is when the number of murders in a city reduce downward.
What topics have been trending on social networks this week?
The magazine's circulation is trending downward.
The latest trend in fashion.
Other Word Forms
Origin of trend
- From Middle English trenden to revolve from Old English trendan
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Compare German trennen (“to separate").