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Synonyms for format
ˈfɔr mæt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. format, formatting, data format, data formatting(noun)

    the organization of information according to preset specifications (usually for computer processing)

    Synonyms:
    data formatting, formatting, data format

  2. format(verb)

    the general appearance of a publication

    Synonyms:
    data formatting, formatting, data format

  3. format, arrange(verb)

    set (printed matter) into a specific format

    "Format this letter so it can be printed out"

    Synonyms:
    arrange, initialise, fix up, set, coif, initialize, coiffe, do, coiffure, order, set up, dress, put, stage

  4. format(verb)

    determine the arrangement of (data) for storage and display (in computer science)

    Synonyms:
    initialize, initialise, arrange

  5. format, initialize, initialise(verb)

    divide (a disk) into marked sectors so that it may store data

    "Please format this disk before entering data!"

    Synonyms:
    initialize, initialise, arrange

Wiktionary

  1. format(verb)

    Change a document so it will fit onto a different type of page.

    The radio station changed the format of its evening program.

    Synonyms:
    reformat

  2. format(verb)

    Synonyms:
    initialise, initialize

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "format":

    formatting, formats, form, presentation, formatted, layout, submission, model, formula, version, pdf, form-factor, structure, shape, modality, forms, size

How to pronounce format?

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How to say format in sign language?

  1. format

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How to use format in a sentence?

  1. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov:

    We requested that future contacts take place in a more representative format.

  2. David Shelley:

    J.K. Rowling and her team have received a huge number of appeals from fans who can't be in London to see the play and who would like to read the play in book format – and so we are absolutely delighted to be able to make it available for them.

  3. Geoff Taylor:

    Vinyl is no longer the preserve of baby-boomers who grew up with the format. It now also appeals to a new generation of engaged younger fans and millennials.

  4. Jim Courier:

    For the first time in many years Nadal will not be the favorite going into Roland Garros, that role is now firmly occupied by Novak Djokovic. Nadal is less vulnerable in Paris, given the best of five-set format which allows him more time to problem solve but there are now guys in the locker room who see him as an opportunity rather than an immovable obstacle.

  5. Gary Woodland:

    An eagle in this format, you really jump up that board, it was nice to make one and then follow that up with birdies on four of the next five( holes).


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