Definition of FORMULATE

to convey in appropriate or telling terms <the doctor was trying to formulate a good way to tell her that she would need surgery>
to put (something) into proper and usually carefully worked out written form <a writer planning to formulate a response to what he considered a very unfair review of his work>

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