Definition of Good form

1. Noun. Behavior that conforms to social conventions of the time. "It is not good form to brag about winning"

Generic synonyms: Correctitude, Properness, Propriety



Definition of Good form

1. Noun. Behavior that is both morally and socially correct; proper manner, decorum or etiquette. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Good Form

good deal
good drunk
good egg
good ending
good endings
good enough
good enough for jazz
good enough to eat
good evening
good example
good faith
good fences make good neighbors
good for nothing
good for you
good for you(p)
good form (current term)
good fortune
good going
good golly
good gracious
good gravy
good grief
good guy
good guys
good health
good heavens
good hiding
good house
good humor
good humour

Literary usage of Good form

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1. The Horticulturist, and Journal of Rural Art and Rural TasteGardening (1855)
"A scarlet flake, with good white, a large flower, of good form, size, ... C.—A solid indigo blue self, disc of same color; of good form for its color, ..."

2. The American Rose Annual by American Rose Society (1918)
"Most attractive and distinct color; very good form; low growth; not hardy. ... Excellent in growth and blooming qualities; good form and color. ..."

3. A Manual of Engineering Drawing for Students and Draftsmen by Thomas Ewing French (1918)
"Facility will come with continued practice, but from the outset good form must be insisted upon. One might learn to write fairly, holding the pen between ..."

4. A Manual of Engineering Drawing for Students and Draftsmen by Thomas Ewing French (1918)
"Facility will come with continued practice, but from the outset good form must be insisted upon. One might learn to write fairly, holding the pen between ..."

5. Belgravia by Mary Elizabeth Braddon (1873)
"good form THE demeanour and conduct which the ' golden youth' of the period call good form was known to their fathers as bad manners. ..."

6. The Writing of English by John Matthews Manly, Edith Rickert (1920)
"CHAPTER V good form THE value of good form in writing appears from the following story. ... He knew that good form in writing, like good address in speech, ..."

7. Education by Project Innovation (Organization) (1884)
"The pupils drew the construction lines for a vase, and were then told to draw a vase of good form similar in construction to some one of those previously ..."

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