Synonyms for format

Synonyms for (noun) format

Synonyms: format

Definition: the general appearance of a publication

Similar words: visual aspect, appearance

Definition: outward or visible aspect of a person or thing


Synonyms: format, formatting, data format, data formatting

Definition: the organization of information according to preset specifications (usually for computer processing)

Similar words: info, information

Definition: a message received and understood

Synonyms for (verb) format

Synonyms: initialise, initialize, format

Definition: divide (a disk) into marked sectors so that it may store data

Usage: Please format this disk before entering data!

Similar words: dissever, divide, separate, split, split up, carve up

Definition: separate into parts or portions

Usage: divide the cake into three equal parts; The British carved up the Ottoman Empire after World War I


Synonyms: format

Definition: determine the arrangement of (data) for storage and display (in computer science)

Similar words: determine, set

Definition: fix conclusively or authoritatively

Usage: set the rules


Synonyms: format, arrange

Definition: set (printed matter) into a specific format

Usage: Format this letter so it can be printed out

Similar words: change

Definition: undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature

Usage: She changed completely as she grew older; The weather changed last night