formed formed  /ˈfɔrmd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having or given a form or shape

Usage(s):

  1. As for where the comets came from, it's long been assumed that they formed directly out of clouds of interstellar gas and dust.
  2. It was formed in 1825 by Alexander Brown, previously a linen merchant, and in 1833 devoted itself exclusively to finance.
  3. In September, a group of high-tech companies that includes Cisco and Sun formed the IP for Smart Objects Alliance.

News

  1. Newly-formed Humble Area Democrats seek more members

    The newly formed Humble Area Democrats are seeking new members and have their next meeting set for June 22.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Atascocita Observer

  2. Accenture and GE Form Global Strategic Alliance to Develop Advanced Applications that Leverage Industrial Strength Big ...

    Accenture and GE have formed a strategic global alliance to develop technology and analytics applications that help companies across a range of industries take advantage of the massive amounts of industrial strength big data that is generated through their business operations.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Tropical depression forms off the coast of Belize

    MIAMI (AP) — A tropical depression has formed off the coast of Belize and forecasters say it is expected to bring as much as five inches of rain to parts of Belize, Guatemala, northern Honduras and southern Mexico.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "I remain, as I have been from the beginning, extremely optimistic about the government being formed here," Biden told reporters.
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Joe Biden Source: The Associated Press

  2. "It will be a very comprehensive approach to jump-start the economy, by allowing capital to be formed easier in America by lowering taxes," Graham said on CBS' "Face the Nation."
    on Oct 12, 2008 By: Lindsey Graham Source: Reuters South Africa

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