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re-form

 (rē-fôrm′)
v. re-formed, re-form·ing, re-forms
v.tr.
To form again.
v.intr.
To become formed again.

re-form

(riːˈfɔːm)
vb
to form anew
ˌre-forˈmation n

re-form

(riˈfɔrm)

v.t., v.i.
to form again.

re•form

(rɪˈfɔrm)

n.
1. the improvement or amendment of what is wrong, corrupt, unsatisfactory, etc.: social reform.
2. an instance of this.
3. the amendment of conduct, belief, etc.
v.t.
4. to change to a better state, form, etc.
5. to cause (a person) to abandon wrong or evil ways of life or conduct.
6. to put an end to (abuses, evils, etc.).
7. to subject (petroleum fractions) to a chemical process, as catalytic cracking, that increases the octane content.
v.i.
8. to abandon evil conduct or error.
adj.
9. (cap.) conforming to or characteristic of Reform Judaism.
[1300–50; (v.) Middle English < Middle French reformer, Old French < Latin refōrmāre]
re•form′a•ble, adj.
re•form′a•tive, adj.

re-form


Past participle: re-formed
Gerund: re-forming

Imperative
re-form
re-form
Present
I re-form
you re-form
he/she/it re-forms
we re-form
you re-form
they re-form
Preterite
I re-formed
you re-formed
he/she/it re-formed
we re-formed
you re-formed
they re-formed
Present Continuous
I am re-forming
you are re-forming
he/she/it is re-forming
we are re-forming
you are re-forming
they are re-forming
Present Perfect
I have re-formed
you have re-formed
he/she/it has re-formed
we have re-formed
you have re-formed
they have re-formed
Past Continuous
I was re-forming
you were re-forming
he/she/it was re-forming
we were re-forming
you were re-forming
they were re-forming
Past Perfect
I had re-formed
you had re-formed
he/she/it had re-formed
we had re-formed
you had re-formed
they had re-formed
Future
I will re-form
you will re-form
he/she/it will re-form
we will re-form
you will re-form
they will re-form
Future Perfect
I will have re-formed
you will have re-formed
he/she/it will have re-formed
we will have re-formed
you will have re-formed
they will have re-formed
Future Continuous
I will be re-forming
you will be re-forming
he/she/it will be re-forming
we will be re-forming
you will be re-forming
they will be re-forming
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been re-forming
you have been re-forming
he/she/it has been re-forming
we have been re-forming
you have been re-forming
they have been re-forming
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been re-forming
you will have been re-forming
he/she/it will have been re-forming
we will have been re-forming
you will have been re-forming
they will have been re-forming
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been re-forming
you had been re-forming
he/she/it had been re-forming
we had been re-forming
you had been re-forming
they had been re-forming
Conditional
I would re-form
you would re-form
he/she/it would re-form
we would re-form
you would re-form
they would re-form
Past Conditional
I would have re-formed
you would have re-formed
he/she/it would have re-formed
we would have re-formed
you would have re-formed
they would have re-formed
Translations

re-form

[ˈriːˈfɔːm]
A. VTvolver a formar, reconstituir
B. VI [organization, party] → volver a formarse, reconstituirse (Mil) → rehacerse

re-form

vt
(= form again)wieder bilden; (Mil) ranks, troopsneu formieren
(= give new form to)umformen, umgestalten (into zu)
visich wieder or erneut bilden; (Mil) → sich neu formieren
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