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Etymology

Old French forme < [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] forma.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
form

Plural
{{{1}}}

form ({{{1}}})
  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. (uncountable, UK) A criminal record.
    "Jim has form."

Synonyms

  • figure, used when discussing people, not animals
  • shape, used on animals and on persons

Translations

Verb

Infinitive
to form

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to form (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To give shape or visible structure to a thing or person.

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Swedish

Pronunciation

Noun

Inflection for form Singular Plural
common Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative
Genitive

form c.

  1. shape

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