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Explanation of form by Wordnet Dictionary

form


    Verb
    1. give shape or form to

    2. form the young child's character
    3. assume a form or shape

    4. the water formed little beads
    5. make something, usually for a specific function

    6. Form cylinders from the dough
    7. establish or impress firmly in the mind

    8. create ( as an entity )

    9. social groups form everywhere
      They formed a company
    10. to compose or represent:

    11. This wall forms the background of the stage setting
    12. develop into a distinctive entity

    Noun
    1. the spatial arrangement of something as distinct from its substance

    2. a mold for setting concrete

    3. they built elaborate forms for pouring the foundation
    4. a life-size dummy used to display clothes

    5. the visual appearance of something or someone

    6. a particular mode in which something is manifested

    7. his resentment took the form of extreme hostility
    8. any spatial attributes ( especially as defined by outline )

    9. an ability to perform well

    10. he was at the top of his form
      the team was off form last night
    11. alternative names for the body of a human being

    12. a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality

    13. sculpture is a form of art
    14. a perceptual structure

    15. the composition presents problems for students of musical form
    16. the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something

    17. the inflected forms of a word can be represented by a stem and a list of inflections to be attached
    18. a printed document with spaces in which to write

    19. he filled out his tax form
    20. an arrangement of the elements in a composition or discourse

    21. the essay was in the form of a dialogue
      he first sketches the plot in outline form
    22. a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups

    23. a body of students who are taught together

    24. a distinct state of matter in a system