Translation of "form" - English-Spanish dictionary

form

noun uk /fɔːm/ us /fɔrm/

A2 a printed document with spaces for you to write information

impreso, formulario
Please fill in the form using black ink.

B1 a way of writing or saying a word that shows if it is singular or plural, past or present, etc.

forma
‘Isn’t’ is the short form of ‘is not.’

a type of something or way of doing something

tipo
Swimming is the best form of exercise.

the body or shape of someone or something

forma
paintings of the human form

B1 UK a school class for students of the same age or ability

curso
the third form
verb uk /fɔːm/ us /fɔrm/

B1 to make something by putting different parts together

formar
In English you form the present participle by adding ‘-ing’ to the verb.

to begin to exist, or to make something begin to exist

crear(se), formar(se)
This plant forms new leaves in the spring.

to start an organization or business

constituir
Brown formed her own company eleven years ago.

to make a shape

formar
Hold hands and form a circle.

(Translation of “form” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

form

noun /foːm/

(a) shape; outward appearance

forma
He saw a strange form in the darkness.

a kind, type or variety

clase, tipo
What form of wedding ceremony do they prefer?

a document containing certain questions, the answers to which must be written on it

formulario
an application form.

a fixed way of doing things

formalidad
It’s not good form to talk while you are eating.

a school class

curso
He is in the sixth form.
formation noun

the act of forming or making

formación
He agreed to the formation of a music society.

(a) particular arrangement or order

formación
The planes flew in formation.
be in good form

to be in good spirits or health

estar en buena forma
She’s in good form after her holiday.
in the form of

having the shape, character, style etc of

en forma de
He wrote a novel in the form of a diary.

(Translation of “form” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)