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Overview of verb reform

The verb reform has 6 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) reform

(make changes for improvement in order to remove abuse and injustices; "reform a political system")

2. reform, reclaim, regenerate, rectify

(bring, lead, or force to abandon a wrong or evil course of life, conduct, and adopt a right one; "The Church reformed me"; "reform your conduct")

3. reform

(produce by cracking; "reform gas")

4. reform

(break up the molecules of; "reform oil")

5. reform

(improve by alteration or correction of errors or defects and put into a better condition; "reform the health system in this country")

6. reform, straighten out, see the light

(change for the better; "The lazy student promised to reform"; "the habitual cheater finally saw the light")

Overview of adj reformed

The adj reformed has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) Reformed

(of or relating to the body of Protestant Christianity arising during the Reformation; used of some Protestant churches especially Calvinist as distinct from Lutheran; "Dutch Reformed theology")

2. reformed

(caused to abandon an evil manner of living and follow a good one; "a reformed drunkard") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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