Definition of formulate in English:


Line breaks: for¦mu|late
Pronunciation: /ˈfɔːmjʊleɪt


[with object]



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  • But they've also persuaded the original formulators and the people with the know-how to collaborate to actually put the whole product back in production.
  • After all, the Victorian and Edwardian formulators of the work ethic understood that it is work that gives you a sense of your own powers and abilities; it is work that gives you self-esteem and self-confidence.
  • The voices of opposition can allow the policy formulators to revise their policies to suit social developments.


mid 19th century: from formula + -ate3, on the pattern of French formuler, from medieval Latin formulare.

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