Meaning of FORMAL in English

FORMAL

n. Function: adjective

1

Synonyms: CEREMONIAL , ceremonious, conventional, solemn, stately

Related Words: methodical, orderly, regular, systematic; decorous, proper, seemly; prim, unbending; distant, reserved

Antonyms: informal

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Synonyms: NOMINAL , so-called, titular

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