Definition To form

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Definition

to form: to create, to make, to start (for example a club, a group)
verb
We're forming a club: do you want to be a member?
We formed a friendship. We became friends.

a form: a type, a kind, a class; a shape, a size
noun
We offer perfume bottles in different forms: everything from 10ml to a liter.

(Please fill out) the form: (Please fill out, complete) the document, the paperwork
noun

Examples

  • "Or do you want me to complete the form using my own blood – get it?"
  • "It was by far the most complicated, time-consuming and needlessly bureaucratic form I have ever completed: I was in pure ecstasy."
  • "Thank you, I received those forms that you sent me."
  • "Be sure to complete the "Meeting Request Form" available on the intranet, and return it to me at least seven days before the date of the scheduled meeting."
  • "Be sure to fill out the proper "Meeting Request Form" available on the intranet, and return it to me at least seven calendar days before the date of the scheduled meeting."
  • "To me, it suggests a perfume bottle shaped in the form of our initials "DC"."
  • "Well I think the goal was to express the problem in matrix form, so we're really maximizing C to the power of T times X, which is subject to AX smaller than or equal to B, with X being greater than or equal to zero."
  • "Not only are melody and rhythm essential ingredients in the perfume-making process, I believe they are essential for all forms of work."
  • "I've already sneezed several times on this form. Sorry."
  • "Messages in bottles are not the most reliable form of correspondence, but as my camp is patrolled by French guards, there is no shortage of empty wine bottles."

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