formell

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Diminutive of French forme (the female of a bird of prey).

NounEdit

formell (plural formells)

  1. (obsolete) The female of a hawk or falcon.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for formell in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)

AnagramsEdit


GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /foʁˈmɛl/
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

formell (strong nominative masculine singular formeller, comparative formeller, superlative am formellsten)

  1. formal (official)
    Synonym: förmlich
    Antonym: informell

Usage notesEdit

Not to be confused with formal.

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • formell” in Duden online
  • formell” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Norwegian BokmålEdit

AdjectiveEdit

formell (neuter singular formelt, definite singular and plural formelle)

  1. formal

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

AdjectiveEdit

formell (neuter singular formelt, definite singular and plural formelle)

  1. formal

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

form +‎ -ell

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

formell (comparative formellare, superlative formellast)

  1. formal, official, strict

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of formell
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular formell formellare formellast
Neuter singular formellt formellare formellast
Plural formella formellare formellast
Masculine plural3 formelle formellare formellast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 formelle formellare formellaste
All formella formellare formellaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.
3) Dated or archaic