Translation of "formality" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /fɔːˈmæl·ə·ti/ us /fɔrˈmæl·ə·t̬i/

plural formalities something that the law or an official process says must be done

There are certain legal formalities to be completed.

[ no plural ] formal and polite behaviour

lo ceremonioso
the formality of a royal funeral

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