English dictionary definition of:



  • the spatial arrangement of something as distinct from its substance
  • a mold for setting concrete
  • a life-size dummy used to display clothes
  • the visual appearance of something or someone
  • a particular mode in which something is manifested
  • any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline)
  • an ability to perform well
  • alternative names for the body of a human being
  • a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality
  • a perceptual structure
  • the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something
  • a printed document with spaces in which to write
  • an arrangement of the elements in a composition or discourse
  • (biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups
  • a body of students who are taught together
  • (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


  • give shape or form to
  • assume a form or shape
  • make something, usually for a specific function
  • establish or impress firmly in the mind
  • create (as an entity)
  • to compose or represent:
  • develop into a distinctive entity


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Spellzone course content

View spelling list or words and learn about the word form in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 14. Spelling choices for /or/ sound: or, ore, au, aw + war.

Scrabble score for form

Scrabble score = 9

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