Reformed - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rəˈfɔːrmd|  American pronunciation of the word reformed
Brit.  |rɪˈfɔːmd|  British pronunciation of the word reformed
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto reform
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto reform

adjective

- of or relating to the body of Protestant Christianity arising during the Reformation; used of some Protestant churches especially Calvinist as distinct from Lutheran
- caused to abandon an evil manner of living and follow a good one

a reformed drunkard

Examples

The laws need to be reformed.

I'm considered a reformed character these days (=someone who has stopped doing bad things).

Greeley says he's a genuinely reformed character.

The Church reformed me

to everyone's surprise, parenthood reformed the man

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