What is another word for formals?

64 synonyms found


[ fˈɔːmə͡lz], [ fˈɔːmə‍lz], [ f_ˈɔː_m_əl_z]

How to use "Formals" in context?

When we think of formal occasions, we might envision an elegant ball or party. But formal can also refer to any situation in which a particular level of formality is appropriate. For example, a business meeting might be considered formal, while a casual dinner with friends might not be.

There are a number of guidelines that help us maintain a proper level of formality in any given situation. For example, most cultures consider it polite to stand when entering a room, and to speak only when necessary.

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