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Definition for: form

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English

Etymology

French forme > Latin forma > Ancient Greek μόρφα ( morfa )

Pronunciation

  • ( UK ) IPA: /fɔːm/ , SAMPA: /fO:m/
  • ( US ) IPA: /fɔɹm/ , SAMPA: /fOrm/
  • Rhymes: -ɔː(r)m

Noun

form ( plural forms )

  1. The shape or visible structure of a thing or person.
  2. A thing that gives shape to other things as in a mold.
  3. An order of doing things, as in religious ritual.
  4. A blank document or template to be filled in by the user.
    To apply for the position, complete the application form .
  5. ( grammar ) A grouping of words which maintain grammatical context in different usages.
  6. Characteristics not involving atomic components.
  7. ( UK ) A criminal record.
    Note, this would usually be stated as "Jim has form", rather than "Jim has a form".

Synonyms

Verb

to form ( third-person singular simple present forms , present participle forming , simple past formed , past participle formed )

  1. To give shape or visible structure to a thing or person.

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Anagrams


Swedish

Noun

Inflection for form Singular Plural
common Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative form formen former formerna
Genitive forms formens formers formernas

form c .

  1. shape

Other Translations for "form"

Braille 6 Dot
Braille 8 Dot
Sign Language Spelling
Morse Codeform
Hex66 6f 72 ed
Pig Latinormfay

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