Definition of formations


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • formations is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 15 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • formations is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 17 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of formations

  • (geology) the geological features of the earth (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. geological formation

  • the act of forming or establishing something (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. constitution
    2. establishment
    3. organisation
    4. organization

  • the act of fabricating something in a particular shape (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. shaping

  • an arrangement of people or things acting as a unit (noun)

    Examples

    1. a defensive formation
    2. a formation of planes

  • a particular spatial arrangement (noun)

  • creation by mental activity (noun)

    Examples

    1. the formation of sentences
    2. the formation of memories

  • natural process that causes something to form (noun)

    Examples

    1. the formation of gas in the intestine
    2. the formation of crystals
    3. the formation of pseudopods

See definition of formations in Merriam Webster