a being in accord with established forms and conventions and requirements (as e.g. of formal dress)
pay one's formal respects formal dress a formal ball the requirement was only formal and often ignored a formal education
s characteristic of or befitting a person in authority
a (of spoken and written language) adhering to traditional standards of correctness and without casual, contracted, and colloquial forms
the paper was written in formal English
s represented in simplified or symbolic form
s logically deductive
s refined or imposing in manner or appearance; befitting a royal court
Video: U.S. pressures Hong Kong to extradite Snowden Following formal charges of espionage brought against Edward Snowden, the White House said that if Hong Kong does not extradite him soon, it would ìcomplicate relations with the U.S.î Snowden is believed to be hiding in Hong Kong and has vowed to fight extradition. Dan Raviv reports.
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