English translation of औपचारिक
औपचारिकPowered by COBUILD /aupacarika/
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/aupacarika, aupacArika, aupacaarika, aupacārik, aupacharika, aupachArika, aupachaarika, aupachārik/
1. formal adjective
Formal speech or behaviour is correct and serious, rather than relaxed and friendly, and is used especially in official situations. ⇒ ...a formal letter of apology.
2. frigid adjective
If you describe the atmosphere in a place or someone's behaviour as frigid, you mean that it is very formal and unfriendly; used showing disapproval ⇒ He presided at all councils of ministers, where the atmosphere could be frigid on occasions. ⇒ 'Well, dear,' her hostess would reply with a frigid smile.
3. impersonal adjective
If you describe a place, organization, or activity as impersonal, you feel that the people there see you as unimportant or unwanted. ⇒ ...expensive, but rather impersonal hotels.
4. stiff adjective
Stiff behaviour is rather formal and not relaxed. ⇒ She looked at him with a stiff smile.
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