Definitions for uniformˈyu nəˌfɔrm
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
identical or consistent, as from example to example or place to place:
a uniform building code.
without variations in detail:
a uniform surface.
(n.)an identifying outfit or style of dress worn by the members of a given profession, organization, or rank.
(v.t.)to make uniform or standard.
to clothe in or furnish with a uniform.
Origin of uniform:
1530–40; < L ūnifōrmis (adj.) =ūni-uni - +-fōrmis -form
clothing of distinctive design worn by members of a particular group as a means of identification
always the same; showing a single form or character in all occurrences
"a street of uniform tall white buildings"
the same throughout in structure or composition
"bituminous coal is often treated as a consistent and homogeneous product"
"at regular (or uniform) intervals"
provide with uniforms
"The guards were uniformed"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
clothing worn by people for a particular job
a police officer's uniform; Do school kids have to wear uniforms at your school?
A distinctive outfit as a means of identifying members of a group.
Phonetic equivalent for the letter U in the ICAO spelling alphabet, informally known as the NATO phonetic alphabet.
A uniformed police officer (as opposed to a detective).
To clothe in a uniform.
Unvarying; all the same.
Consistent; conforming to one standard.
Origin: una + forma
having always the same form, manner, or degree; not varying or variable; unchanging; consistent; equable; homogenous; as, the dress of the Asiatics has been uniform from early ages; the temperature is uniform; a stratum of uniform clay
of the same form with others; agreeing with each other; conforming to one rule or mode; consonant
a dress of a particular style or fashion worn by persons in the same service or order by means of which they have a distinctive appearance; as, the uniform of the artillery, of the police, of the Freemasons, etc
to clothe with a uniform; as, to uniform a company of soldiers
to make conformable
Translations for uniform
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
the same always or everywhere; not changing or varying
The sky was a uniform grey.
- مُنْتَظَم، مُنَسَّقArabic
- uniformePortuguese (BR)
- jednotný; neměnnýCzech
- ομοιόμορφος, χωρίς ποικιλίεςGreek
- एक समानHindi
- egyöntetű, egyforma, egységesHungarian
- selalu samaIndonesian
- sem er eins/samur/stöðugurIcelandic
- 일정한, 한결같은, 규칙적인Korean
- vienāds; vienmērīgs; vienveidīgsLatvian
- jevn, ensartetNorwegian
- однообразный; однородныйRussian
- rovnaký, jednotný; rovnomernýSlovak
- likformig, enhetlig, oföränderligSwedish
- aynı, bir örnekTurkish
- 一貫的，不變的Chinese (Trad.)
- одноманітний; одноріднийUkrainian
- không thay đổi về hình thức và tính cáchVietnamese
- 始终如一的Chinese (Simp.)
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