verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
SYNONYMS FOR reform
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Origin of reform
OTHER WORDS FROM reform
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH reformre-form, reform
Definition for reform (2 of 2)
verb (used with or without object)
Origin of re-form
OTHER WORDS FROM re-formre-for·ma·tion, nounre-former, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH re-formre-form , reform
Example sentences from the Web for reform
A Wall Street person should not be allowed to help oversee the Dodd-Frank reforms.
Indeed, as an almost purely advisory firm, Lazard is (appropriately) barely affected by the Dodd-Frank reforms.
Cairo should have listened to Amal Clooney last year when she recommended judicial reforms.
These injustices need to be confronted and bipartisan reforms like body cameras on cops enacted.
Democrats split over moves to weaken Wall Street reforms, and Republicans pouted over lost leverage.
Clearly his business abilities were great; his reforms were bold and drastic, and success attended his efforts.
It was resigned to the Spanish governmental system of spoliation, and no one thought of reforms.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
They conversed upon literary projects, upon political reforms, upon speculations in philosophy and science.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
He used forceful language to arouse interest in reforms in which only a minority of the Virginians believed at the time.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
The English Liberals are men who are convinced that things are not perfect, and who admit the possibility of reforms.Friend Mac Donald|Max O'Rell