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rɪˈfɔrmdre·formed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Reformedadjective

    of or relating to the body of Protestant Christianity arising during the Reformation; used of some Protestant churches especially Calvinist as distinct from Lutheran

    "Dutch Reformed theology"

  2. reformedadjective

    caused to abandon an evil manner of living and follow a good one

    "a reformed drunkard"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reformedadjective

    corrected; amended; restored to purity or excellence; said, specifically, of the whole body of Protestant churches originating in the Reformation. Also, in a more restricted sense, of those who separated from Luther on the doctrine of consubstantiation, etc., and carried the Reformation, as they claimed, to a higher point. The Protestant churches founded by them in Switzerland, France, Holland, and part of Germany, were called the Reformed churches

  2. Reformedadjective

    amended in character and life; as, a reformed gambler or drunkard

  3. Reformedadjective

    retained in service on half or full pay after the disbandment of the company or troop; -- said of an officer

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reformed in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reformed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of reformed in a Sentence

  1. Prime Minister David Cameron:

    Go out and vote remain for a bigger, better Britain inside a reformed European Union.

  2. David Clohessy:

    For years now, Penn State enthusiasts have repeatedly reassured everyone who'd listen that the university's problematic culture about sex crimes had been 'reformed, the latest allegations -- that a fraternity members posted nude pictures of women on Facebook, some of whom appeared to be sleeping or passed out -- raise serious doubts about those claims.

  3. Woodrow Wilson:

    I used to be a lawyer, but now I am a reformed character.

  4. Matteo Salvini:

    There's nothing to be reformed in Brussels. It's run by a group of people who hate the Italian people and economy in particular.

  5. The Republican nominee:

    We led, we reformed, we got results. That's what's missing from Washington. The D.C. crowd talks about what's wrong with America; I see what's right.

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