how to pronounce deform


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the above transcription of deform is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

deform frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word deform occurs in english on average 0.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

deform is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of deform in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… well why don't we deform these areas so …”

meanings of deform


  1. To change the form of, usually negatively; to give (something) an unusual or abnormal shape.
  2. To mar the character of.
  3. To alter the shape of by stress.
  4. To become misshapen or changed in shape.
  5. To change the looks of, usually negatively; to give something an unusual or abnormal appearance.


  1. Having an unusual and unattractive shape.

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