Stylish vs Elegant - What's the difference?

stylish | elegant |


As adjectives the difference between stylish and elegant

is that stylish is having elegance or taste or refinement in manners or dress while elegant is characterised by or exhibiting elegance.

stylish

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Having elegance or taste or refinement in manners or dress
  • (film) Having a particular directing style or cinematography.
  • elegant

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Characterised by or exhibiting elegance.
  • Characterised by minimalism and intuitiveness while preserving exactness and precision.
  • an elegant solution

    Synonyms

    * classy * graceful

    Derived terms

    * elegance