Definition of Bristol fashion adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Bristol fashion

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈbrɪstəl fæʃn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbrɪstəl fæʃn//
 
(old-fashioned)[not before noun](British English, informal)
 
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in good order or neat and clean all shipshape and Bristol fashion Word Origin mid 19th cent.: originally in nautical use, referring to the commercial prosperity brought to Bristol by its shipping.