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Reform (IPA: /ɹəˈfɔɹm/, /ɹɪˈfɔɹm/)

Reform (v. t.)

To put into a new and improved form or condition; to restore to a former good state, or bring from bad to good; to change from worse to better; to amend; to correct; as, to reform a profligate man; to reform corrupt manners or morals.

Reform (v. i.)

To return to a good state; to amend or correct one's own character or habits; as, a man of settled habits of vice will seldom reform.

Reform (n.)

Amendment of what is defective, vicious, corrupt, or depraved; reformation; as, reform of elections; reform of government.


Large improvement of what is wrong, corrupt, unsatisfactory


City in Pickens County, Alabama, United States




District in the southwest of the state capital of Saxony-Anhalt, Magdeburg, Germany


Swedish music group

Reform Synonyms

Regenerate, Reclaim, Rectif

Reform Synonyms

See The Light, Straighten Out

REFORM (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Reactive Forming

Reform Rhymes

Dorm, Form, Norm, Orme, Schwarm, Storm, Swarm, Torme, Warm

Conform, Deform, Inform, Lukewarm, Perform, Reform, Transform

Disinform, Misinform

Spanish Translation

Reform in Spanish is Reforma

Tagalog Translation

Reform in Tagalog is Magbago

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Beginning reform is beginning revolution." - Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Current concern with reading and spelling reform steers away from visual to auditory stress. (p. 54)" - Marshall McLuhan

Example Sentence (Quote)

"No sooner does he hear any of his brothers mention reform or retrenchment, than up he jumps." - Government

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The Prospects for Chinese Writing Reform (2006, p. 20-21)" - John DeFrancis

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The Reform party is much closer to what you would call conservative Republican." - Stephen Harper

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