Synonyms of 'formal'

authorized, awkward, businesslike, commencement, conformable, decent, definite, distant, exact, exacting, forced, full dress, functional, gallant, harmonious, heavy, inkhorn, labored, legal, meet, normal, office, old-fashioned, orderly, plastic, proper, punctilious, regular, reserved, right, rigid, sacramental, seemly, service, set, so-called, sober, sober-minded, sobersided, straight, strait-laced, strict, stuffy, supposed, systematic, thoughtful, unbending, uniform, usual, weighty, would-be, verbal, unwieldy, unchanging, tuxedo, turgid, tumid, transitive, traditional, titular, tectonic, tagmemic, syntactic, symmetrical, swollen, surface, superficial, substantive, structural, stilted, stiff, steady, stately, standard, staid, square, somber, solemnity, solemn, soi-disant, serious, self-styled, self-important, sedate, routine, ritual, rite, regalia, pro forma, pronominal, professed, prim, pretended, precise, pontifical, ponderous, pompous, performance, pedantic, participial, outward, ostensible, orthodox, organic, old-world, official, observance, nominative, nominal, mummery, morphotic, morphological, methodical, lumbering, long-faced, liturgy, limited, leaden, lawful, Latinate, knightly, intransitive, initiation, inflexible, inflated, inaugural, impersonal, hypocoristic, honorific, habitual, grim, grave, grandiloquent, graduation, gassy, function, formulary, formulaic, formative, formality, flatulent, fixed, extrinsic, express, explicit, exercise, evening dress, elephantine, edificial, earnest, diminutive, dignified, de rigueur, demure, decorous, customary, cumbrous, courtly, correct, copulative, convocation, conventional, conjunctive, conditional, comme il faut, cognominal, chivalrous, chivalric, ceremony, ceremonious, ceremonial, celebration, byname, bombastic, bloated, baptismal, attributive, architectural, architectonic, adverbial, adjectival, accepted, well-ordered