Definition of Reform


  • self-improvement in behavior or morals by abandoning some vice
    "the family rejoiced in the drunkard's reform"
  • a campaign aimed to correct abuses or malpractices
    "the reforms he proposed were too radical for the politicians"
  • a change for the better as a result of correcting abuses
    "justice was for sale before the reform of the law courts"


  • change for the better
    "The lazy student promised to reform"
    "the habitual cheater finally saw the light"
    - straighten out - see the light
  • improve by alteration or correction of errors or defects and put into a better condition
    "reform the health system in this country"
  • break up the molecules of
    "reform oil"
  • produce by cracking
    "reform gas"
  • 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"
  • make changes for improvement in order to remove abuse and injustices
    "reform a political system"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble reform

45 unscramble word found using the letters reform.

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