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formal adj

  1. formal (official; stately)
  2. formal

Translation Matrix for formal:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- ball; dinner dress; dinner gown; evening gown
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ambtelijk formal; official; stately
formeel formal; official; stately
officieel formal; official; stately
vormelijk formal
- conventional; courtly; schematic; stately
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- ceremonious

Related Words for "formal":

  • formally

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Related Definitions for "formal":

  1. refined or imposing in manner or appearance; befitting a royal court1
  2. being in accord with established forms and conventions and requirements (as e.g. of formal dress)1
    • pay one's formal respects1
    • formal dress1
    • a formal ball1
    • the requirement was only formal and often ignored1
    • a formal education1
  3. (of spoken and written language) adhering to traditional standards of correctness and without casual, contracted, and colloquial forms1
    • the paper was written in formal English1
  4. logically deductive1
    • formal proof1
  5. characteristic of or befitting a person in authority1
    • formal duties1
  6. represented in simplified or symbolic form1
  7. a gown for evening wear1
  8. a lavish dance requiring formal attire1

Wiktionary Translations for formal:

  1. met inachtneming van strikte omgangsvormen

Cross Translation:
formal formeel formal — der Form (nicht dem Inhalt) nach

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