- used with some nouns to make adverbs meaning ‘in the way that a particular person or thing might do something’
He climbs up walls spider-fashion.Thesaurus: suffixeshyponym
* * *comb. form in the manner of something specified
dog-fashion | castanet-fashion■ in the style associated with a specified place or people
American-fashion | Bristol-fashion
Useful english dictionary. 2012.