Formed

  • (adj): Clearly defined.
    Example: "I have no formed opinion about the chances of success"
    Synonyms: defined, settled
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on formed:

Volcanology Of New Zealand - Volcanic Areas - Banks Peninsula
... Banks Peninsula comprises the eroded remnants of two large stratovolcanoes (Lyttelton formed first, then Akaroa) ... These formed through intraplate volcanism through continental crust between approximately eleven and eight million years ago (Miocene) ... The peninsula formed as offshore islands, with the volcanoes reaching to about 1,500 m above sea level ...
Gondwana - Pangaea
... masses, Gondwana and Laurasia, were formed ... The re-formed Gondwanan continent was not precisely the same as that which existed before Pangaea formed for example, most of Florida and southern Georgia and Alabama are underlain by rocks that were originally ...
Reduplication - Examples - Japanese
... Japanese also contains a large number of mimetic words formed by reduplication of a syllable ... By one count, approximately 43% of Japanese mimetic words are formed by full reduplication, and many others are formed by partial reduplication, as in がささ〜 ga-sa-sa- (rustling) – compare English "a ...
History - Establishment of Innisfil
... Belle Ewart was formed in 1854 ... Henry's Corners, now Thornton, was formed in 1833 ... Perry's Corners, now Cookstown, was formed around 1859 ...
Pike County, Indiana - History
... Formed on December 21, 1816, Pike County was the first county formed after Indiana became a state ... It was formed from Gibson and Perry counties, and was named for Zebulon Pike, famous for his Pike Expedition of 1806 - 1807, exploring the southwest portion of the Louisiana Purchase ...

More definitions of "formed":

  • (adj): Formed in the mind.
    Synonyms: conceived
  • (adj): Having taken on a definite arrangement.
    Example: "Cheerleaders were formed into letters"; "we saw troops formed into columns"
  • (adj): Fully developed as by discipline or training.
    Example: "A fully formed literary style"
  • (adj): Having or given a form or shape.

Famous quotes containing the word formed:

    People of our time are so formed for agitation and ostentation that goodness, moderation, equability, constancy, and such quiet and obscure qualities are no longer felt.
    Michel de Montaigne (1533–1592)

    Poor vaunt of life indeed,
    Were man but formed to feed
    On joy, to solely seek and find and feast:
    Robert Browning (1812–1889)

    Obviously the facts are never just coming at you but are incorporated by an imagination that is formed by your previous experience. Memories of the past are not memories of facts but memories of your imaginings of the facts.
    Philip Roth (b. 1933)