English Thesaurus
(noun) 
Definition
an intense but short-lived fashion
He does not believe that environmental concern is a passing fad.
Synonyms
craze
a magazine article about the latest fitness craze
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fashion
I wore short skirts, as was the fashion.
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trend
The record may well start a trend.
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rage
the latest technological rage
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mode
Their designs were exterminated by the mode for uncluttered space.
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vogue
the new vogue for herbal medicines
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whim
We decided, more or less on a whim, to sail to Morocco.
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mania
They had a mania for travelling.
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Additional synonyms

in the sense of fashion
Definition
style in clothes, hairstyles, behaviour, etc., that is popular at a particular time
I wore short skirts, as was the fashion.
Synonyms
fad,
latest style,
prevailing taste,
in the sense of mania
Definition
an obsessional enthusiasm or liking
They had a mania for travelling.
in the sense of mode
Definition
a particular fashion or style
Their designs were exterminated by the mode for uncluttered space.

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Thesaurus for fad from the Collins English Thesaurus
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