Found 4 items, similar to Forming.
English → Indonesian
English → Indonesian
angkuh, bentuk, bentukan, cetak, format, formulir, gaya, membentuk, sosok
English → English
v 1: to compose or represent:“This wall forms the background of
the stage setting”
; “The branches made a roof”
makes a fine introduction”
2: create (as an entity); “social groups form everywhere”
“They formed a company”
3: develop into a distinctive entity; “our plans began to take
[syn: take form
, take shape
4: give a shape or form to; “shape the dough”
5: make something, usually for a specific function; “She molded
the riceballs carefully”
; “Form cylinders from the dough”
“shape a figure”
; “Work the metal into a sword”
6: establish or impress firmly in the mind; “We imprint our
ideas onto our children”
7: give shape to; “form the clay into a head”
n 1: the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a
word that can be used to describe or identify something;
“the inflected forms of a word can be represented by a
stem and a list of inflections to be attached”
[syn: word form
2: a category of things distinguished by some common
characteristic or quality; “sculpture is a form of art”
“what kinds of desserts are there?”
3: a perceptual structure; “the composition presents problems
for students of musical form”
; “a visual pattern must
include not only objects but the spaces between them”
4: any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline);
“he could barely make out their shapes through the smoke”
5: alternative names for the body of a human being; “Leonardo
studied the human body”
; “he has a strong physique”
spirit is willing but the flesh is weak”
[syn: human body
, material body
6: the spatial arrangement of something as distinct from its
substance; “geometry is the mathematical science of shape”
7: the visual appearance of something or someone; “the delicate
cast of his features”
8: (physical chemistry) a distinct state of matter in a system;
matter that is identical in chemical composition and
physical state and separated from other material by the
phase boundary; “the reaction occurs in the liquid phase
of the system”
9: a printed document with spaces in which to write; “he filled
out his tax form”
10: (biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ
in trivial ways from similar groups; “a new strain of
11: an arrangement of the elements in a composition or
discourse; “the essay was in the form of a dialogue”
first sketches the plot in outline form”
12: a particular mode in which something is manifested; “his
resentment took the form of extreme hostility”
13: a body of students who are taught together; “early morning
classes are always sleepy”
14: an ability to perform well; “he was at the top of his form”
“the team was off form last night”
15: a life-size dummy used to display clothes [syn: mannequin
16: a mold for setting concrete; “they built elaborate forms for
pouring the foundation”
English → English
The act or process of giving form or shape to anything; as,
in shipbuilding, the exact shaping of partially shaped
(f[^o]rm), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Formed
p. pr. & vb. n. Forming
.] [F. former, L. formare, fr.
forma. See Form
1. To give form or shape to; to frame; to construct; to make;
God formed man of the dust of the ground. --Gen. ii.
The thought that labors in my forming brain. --Rowe.
2. To give a particular shape to; to shape, mold, or fashion
into a certain state or condition; to arrange; to adjust;
also, to model by instruction and discipline; to mold by
influence, etc.; to train.
'T is education forms the common mind. --Pope.
Thus formed for speed, he challenges the wind.
3. To go to make up; to act as constituent of; to be the
essential or constitutive elements of; to answer for; to
make the shape of; -- said of that out of which anything
is formed or constituted, in whole or in part.
The diplomatic politicians . . . who formed by far
the majority. --Burke.
4. To provide with a form, as a hare. See Form
, n., 9.
The melancholy hare is formed in brakes and briers.
5. (Gram.) To derive by grammatical rules, as by adding the
proper suffixes and affixes.
6. (Elec.) To treat (plates) so as to bring them to fit
condition for introduction into a storage battery, causing
one plate to be composed more or less of spongy lead, and
the other of lead peroxide. This was formerly done by
repeated slow alternations of the charging current, but
now the plates or grids are coated or filled, one with a
paste of red lead and the other with litharge, introduced
into the cell, and formed by a direct charging current.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]