Associations to the word «Formally»

Wiktionary

FORMALLY, adverb. In a formal manner.
FORMALLY, adverb. In accordance with official procedure.
FORMALLY, adverb. In accordance with rigorous rules.

Dictionary definition

FORMALLY, adverb. With official authorization; "the club will be formally recognized".
FORMALLY, adverb. In a formal manner; "he was dressed rather formally".

Wise words

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
John Locke