Meaning of UNIFORM in English


adj., n., & v.


1. not changing in form or character; the same, unvarying (present a uniform appearance; all of uniform size and shape).

2 conforming to the same standard, rules, or pattern.

3 constant in the course of time (uniform acceleration).

4 (of a tax, law, etc.) not varying with time or place.

--n. uniform distinctive clothing worn by members of the same body, e.g. by soldiers, police, and schoolchildren.

1. clothe in uniform (a uniformed officer).

2 make uniform.


uniformly adv.

Etymology: F uniforme or L uniformis (as UNI-, FORM)

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.