Informal definition

ĭn-fôrməl
Not formal or ceremonious; casual.

An informal gathering of friends; a relaxed, informal manner.

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Characterized by nontechnical vocabulary, simple sentence structure, and relatively few explicit transitions, as typified by spoken language.

Informal discourse.

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Not being in accord with prescribed regulations or forms; unofficial.

An informal agreement.

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Not formal.
  • Not according to prescribed or fixed customs, rules, ceremonies, etc.
  • Casual, easy, unceremonious, or relaxed.
  • Designed for use or wear on everyday occasions.
  • Not requiring formal dress.
  • Designating or of the words, phrases, and idioms characteristic of speech or writing that is casual, ordinary, unceremonious, etc.; colloquial.
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An informal get-together.

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The definition of informal is something or someone who is casual or relaxed.

An example of informal used as an adjective is informal clothing, such as comfy casual jeans and a sweatshirt.

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An informal agreement.

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Suited for everyday use.

Informal clothes.

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(of language) Reflecting everyday, non-ceremonious usage.
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(horticulture) Not organized; not structured or planned.
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Suited for everyday wear or use.

Informal clothes.

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