This has long been the case with other forms of media and movie ratings have been around in one form or another since 1930.
Eventually, the mistletoe bush grows, blooms, and forms berries, and the cycle begins anew.
Slavery, racism, sexism, and other forms of bigotry, subordination, and human rights abuse transform and adapt with the times.
Security breaches at the White House have taken all forms over the years.
It came from the most unlikely of sources, CIA Director David Petraeus, but in the most likely of forms: sex.
The work may also be done without these jigs and forms, as will be described later.
In the moonlight he could plainly distinguish the forms of the soldiers.
The forms in most cases do not differ greatly from those to which we are accustomed.
But while fiction is specifically the most transient of forms, generically it is the most permanent.
Along the lower Rio Grande it forms dense, tangled thickets.
early 13c., from Old French forme "physical form, appearance, pleasing looks; shape, image," from Latin forma "form, contour, figure, shape; appearance, looks' model, pattern, design; sort, kind condition," origin unknown. One theory holds that it is from Greek morphe "form, beauty, outward appearance" (see Morpheus) via Etruscan [Klein]. Sense of "behavior" is first recorded late 14c. Meaning "a document with blanks to be filled in" is from 1855.
c.1300, from Old French fourmer, from Latin formare, from forma "form, contour, figure, shape" (see form (n.)). Related: Formed; forming.
The record of past performances by a horse, team, competitor, etc; the BOOK, track record: What's the form on General Electric this quarter?/ The form on the little gelding is super
[1940s+ Horse racing; fr form, ''the fitness or condition of a racehorse,'' which is found by 1760]