verb (used without object)
Origin of trend
Related formscoun·ter·trend, nounsub·trend, noun
Examples from the Web for trend
But Republican and Democratic parties have made efforts to reverse that trend.
The trend is particularly concentrated in the coastal states where women are wealthier, more educated, and more liberal.
Nevetheless, Democratic rule has not only failed to halt the trend, but appears to have accelerated it.
It also demonstrated that the so-called “trend” of natural went beyond trend.Goodbye To A Natural Hair Guru: Miss Jessie's Cofounder Titi Branch Dead At 45|Danielle Belton|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I hope that there is a trend away from the kind of “click-bait” type of essay that you often see on the Internet.Meghan Daum On Tackling The Unspeakable Parts Of Life|David Yaffe|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We observe simply that the trend of modern thought is toward this system.The Non-religion of the Future: A Sociological Study|Jean-Marie Guyau
They have judged the trend of events and the probable results that are to follow, from the standpoint of the competitive system.Solaris Farm|Milan C. Edson
From day to day he had watched, with his hand on the key-board, the development and trend of events.
He also reported that the creek appeared to trend to the north for eight or ten miles.Journals of Australian Explorations|A C and F T Gregory
The trend of the whole course of civilization has been and is to do anything but evolve citizens.The Myth in Marriage|Alice Hubbard