prevailing style

See: mode
References in classic literature ?
It was a house of wood, ornamented in the prevailing style of architecture, and about the roof and balustrades was one of the three imitators of the mansion-house.
The picture is an exception, for although the exhibition calls the prevailing style baroque, this is not entirely accurate.
In both of these media the prevailing style is to depict aspects of Hindu culture.
The prevailing style, large-scale paintings of historical, religious or mythological subject matter, were safe submissions.
They present a picture of what characterizes the region or nation's prevailing style of horror, the movers and shakers, and, when introducing the section's essays directly, they reveal what theoretical or critical approaches may be most apt in accessing the region's/ nation's films.
"For over a century a Rolls-Royce motor car has taken inspiration from the prevailing style of its time whilst retaining the marque's unique design aesthetic," added Giles Taylor, Design Director, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars.
For all of Riyadi's prowess going forward, they found themselves falling victim to the prevailing style of Lebanese teams; simply driving and kicking the ball to the perimeter until an open man is found.
We need to put an end to the still prevailing style of "mandonismo" (meaning the party constantly commands the state and the government).
"There seems to be no prevailing style and no nude style more popular than any others.
The aim of the column was indeed to meditate on Pound's "make it new" in light of a prevailing style in which many poems by younger poets are currently written.
He would later complain about "jiggling veins of rhyming mother-wits" when he wrote part 1 of Tamburlaine--a challenge to the prevailing style of drama that needs to be seen as a reaction against the kinds of plays produced by these companies.
To Olbermann, currently responsible for one of the few creditable hours on MSNBC with his "Countdown" show, the prevailing style reflects a lack of understanding among execs and the next generation of sports anchors, who didn't get that his snappy repartee actually had a purpose.