- improved or corrected, as in behavior or morals, or made better by the removal of errors, abuses, etc.
- designating or of a Protestant church or churches, esp. Calvinist or Zwinglian as distinguished from Lutheran
- Improved by the removal of faults or abuses.
- Improved in conduct or character.
- Reformed Relating to or being the Protestant churches that follow the teachings of John Calvin and Ulrich Zwingli.
- Simple past tense and past participle of reform.
(comparative more reformed, superlative most reformed)
- Corrected; amended; restored to purity or excellence; said, specifically, of the whole body of Protestant churches originating in the Reformation, or, in a more restricted sense, of those who separated from Martin Luther on the doctrine of consubstantiation, etc., and carried the Reformation, as they claimed, to a higher point.
- Amended in character and life.
- a reformed gambler or drunkard
- (UK, military, of an officer) Retained in service on half or full pay after the disbandment of the company or troop.