英音 [fɔ:m] 美音 [fɔrm]
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"
a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality;
"sculpture is a form of art"
"what kinds of desserts are there?"
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"
any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline);
"he could barely make out their shapes"
alternative names for the body of a human being;
"Leonardo studied the human body"
"he has a strong physique"
"the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"
the spatial arrangement of something as distinct from its substance;
"geometry is the mathematical science of shape"
the visual appearance of something or someone;
"the delicate cast of his features"
a printed document with spaces in which to write;
"he filled out his tax form"
(biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups;
"a new strain of microorganisms"
an arrangement of the elements in a composition or discourse;
"the essay was in the form of a dialogue"
"he first sketches the plot in outline form"
a particular mode in which something is manifested;
"his resentment took the form of extreme hostility"
(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"
a body of students who are taught together;
"early morning classes are always sleepy"
an ability to perform well;
"he was at the top of his form"
"the team was off form last night"
a life-size dummy used to display clothes
a mold for setting concrete;
"they built elaborate forms for pouring the foundation"
create (as an entity);
"social groups form everywhere"
"They formed a company"
to compose or represent:
"This wall forms the background of the stage setting"
"The branches made a roof"
"This makes a fine introduction"
develop into a distinctive entity;
"our plans began to take shape"
give shape or form to;
"shape the dough"
"form the young child's character"
make something, usually for a specific function;
"She molded the rice balls carefully"
"Form cylinders from the dough"
"shape a figure"
"Work the metal into a sword"
establish or impress firmly in the mind;
"We imprint our ideas onto our children"
assume a form or shape;
"the water formed little beads"
aliform adj. 翼状的，有翼状物的;
arciform adj. 拱状的，弓形的;弓状;
auriform adj. 耳状的;
ausform v. 形变热处理;
baculiform adj. 杆状的，棒状的;
biform adj. 有两形体的;
cheliform adj. 螯状的;螯器;
chloroform n. （用作麻醉剂的）氯仿，三氯甲烷; vt. 用氯仿麻醉;
coliform adj. 象大肠菌的; n. 大肠菌;
conform vi. 符合;遵照;适应环境; vt. 使遵守;使一致;使顺从; adj. 一致的;顺从的;
cordiform adj. 心形的;
coryneform adj. 棒状杆菌的，似棒状杆菌的;
cribriform adj. 筛状的，有小孔的;
cruciform adj. 十字形的;
cubiform adj. 立方形的;
cumuliform adj. 积云状的，积云性的;
cuneiform adj. 楔形的，楔状骨的，楔形文字的; n. 楔形文字，楔状骨;
deform vt. 使变形;使残废;使变丑;毁伤…的形体; vi. 变形;变畸形; adj. 畸形的;丑陋的;
dendriform adj. 树状的;
dentiform adj. 齿形的，齿状的;
disciform adj. 盘状的，（椭）圆形的;
disinform vt. 向…提供假情报;
diversiform adj. 多种的，各色各样的，多样的;
dolabriform adj. 斧形的;
electroform vt. 电铸，电;
ensiform adj. 剑形的;
falciform adj. 镰刀状的;
filiform adj. 丝状的，纤维状的;线状;
flagelliform adj. 鞭状的，细长而柔软的;
formal adj. （学校教育或培训）正规的;方式上的;礼仪上的; n. <美>须穿礼服的社交集会;<口>夜礼服;
formaldehyde n. 甲醛;福尔马林，甲醛水溶液;
formalin n. 福尔马林（商标名），甲醛水;
formalism n. （艺术、宗教等方面的）形式主义; adj. 形式主义的;
formality n. 礼节;拘谨;正式手续;
formalize vt. 使正式，形式化;拘泥形式; vi. 拘泥于形式;
formalwear n. 正装;礼服;
formant n. 共振峰，构形成分;
format n. （出版物的）版式;[自]（数据安排的）形式;电视节目的总安排（或计划）; vt. 使格式化;安排…的格局;设计…的版面; vi. 设计一个版式;
form of treaty form 合同方式;
form of action form 诉讼方式;
form milling 成形铣削;
ketone form 酮式;
deck form 桥面模板;
card form 卡片式;
slip form 滑模，滑升模板;
requisition form 请购单;
shaped form 曲线形;
typical form 代表式，典型式;
sentential form 句子形式，句型;
cleavage form 劈理形;
form stop 模板端头，格式送完停机;
review form [医]评审单;
final form 最后形状;