There are 2 translations of form in Spanish:

form1

Pronunciation: /fɔːrm; fɔːm/

n

  • 1 c u 1.1 (shape) forma (f) a monster in human form un monstruo con forma humana to take form [object/idea] tomar forma the female form la figura femenina 1.2 (manner, guise) forma (f) in tablet form en forma de tabletas the invitation came in the form of a letter nos ( or me etc) invitó por carta the recipe requires fat in some form or other algún tipo de grasa hay que usar en la receta adolescent rebellion can take many forms la rebelión adolescente puede adoptar diversas formas what form should our protest take? ¿cómo deberíamos manifestar nuestra protesta?
  • 2 2.1 c u (type, kind) tipo (m) they require some form of explanation necesitan algún tipo de explicación other forms of life otras formas de vida birds are a higher form of life than insects las aves son una especie superior a los insectos 2.2 c [Ling] forma (f) 2.3 c u (style) forma (f) form and content forma y contenido or fondo 2.4 c u [Phil] forma (f)
  • 3 u 3.1 (fitness, ability) forma (f) to be in good/poor form [athlete] estar* en buena/baja forma or en buen/mal estado físico he is off form because of flu está en baja forma por la gripe he's on form tonight está en forma or en vena esta noche to study (the) form (in horseracing, football pools) estudiar el panorama on past form it seems unlikely that … conociendo su historial, no parece probable que … 3.2 (criminal record) (BrE) [slang/argot] to have form tener* antecedentes
  • 4 u (etiquette) as a matter of form por educación or cortesía to be bad/good form (esp BrE) ser* de mala/buena educación what's the form? (BrE) ¿cuál es el procedimiento a seguir?

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There are 2 translations of form in Spanish:

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vt

  • 1 1.1 (shape, mold) formar; [character] formar, moldear how do you form the future tense? ¿cómo se forma el futuro? 1.2 (take shape of) [line/circle/shape] formar
  • 4 (set up, establish) [committee/government/company] formar

vi

  • 1 1.1 (develop) [idea/plan/suspicion] tomar forma a scheme to make money formed in my head un plan para hacer dinero fue tomando forma en mi mente 1.2 (be made) [ice/steam/fog] formarse ice forms on water se forma hielo en el agua
  • 2

    form (up)

    (take shape) to form into a line formar fila we formed (up) into groups formamos varios grupos, nos dividimos en grupos

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