Definitions of informal

  1. INFORMALITY. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  2. Informally. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  3. not officially recognized or controlled; "an informal agreement"; "a loose organization of the local farmers" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. not formal; "conservative people unaccustomed to informal dress"; "an informal free-and-easy manner"; "an informal gathering of friends" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. used of spoken and written language Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. Not in the regular, usual, or established form; not according to official, conventional, prescribed, or customary forms or rules; irregular; hence, without ceremony; as, an informal writting, proceeding, or visit. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Deranged in mind; out of one's senses. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Not according to custom or rule; irregular; unceremonious. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  9. Not in proper form: irregular. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  10. Not formal; irregular. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  11. Not in the proper, usual, or customary form. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12. Irregular; contrary to established forms; not with the official forms; not competent. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for informal

  1. The hour is informal I know, but to tell the truth, Madame, after five years in Amara one does not know how to be formal any longer. – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  2. This was the paper placed in the hands of Saint Aldegonde during the informal negotiations of the preceding year. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley