Synonyms of 'formulate'
to plan or describe precisely and clearlyHe formulated his plan for escape.
We devised a scheme to help him.
I had been planning a trip to the West Coast.
Several countries developed nuclear weapons secretly.
Things didn't work out as planned.
He invented the first electric clock.
He evolved a working method from which he has never departed.
The phrase `cosmic ray' was coined by R. A. Millikan in 1925.
They agreed to forge closer economic ties.
No-one knows who originated this story.
to express in a formulaI was impressed by how he formulated his ideas.
He expressed grave concern at their attitude.
The report detailed the human rights abuses committed.
He framed his question three different ways.
The Court must define the limits of its authority.
He has not specified what action he would like them to take.
articulate, , ,
He failed to articulate an overall vision.
put into words, ,
Mr Johnson particularized the general points he wanted to make.
give form to
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in the sense of articulate
to express coherently in wordsHe failed to articulate an overall vision.
in the sense of coin
to invent (a new word or phrase)The phrase `cosmic ray' was coined by R. A. Millikan in 1925.
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