Examples of formalize in a Sentence
The company has formalized its hiring practices.
Congress formalized the policy by making it law.
Recent Examples of formalize from the Web
Is your policy written down, formalized, and distributed to your employees?
Then in 2015, this occasional use was formalized through a five-year, right-of-entry-permit that allows training at Blake Island, Fort Flagler, Illahee, Mystery Bay and Scenic Beach state parks.
Less than two weeks after that meeting, his White House formalized his drift back to the right.
By introducing this bag, Helmut Lang has finally formalized the function of using bras for storage.
One of the 13 proposals would formalize the mayor’s role as a non-voting City Council member.
Kelly has also reportedly been attempting to formalize lines of communication and decision-making, so as to minimize the couple’s influence on the president, a move Jared and Ivanka allegedly see as a direct attack.
In 2012, Exxon Mobil formalized its partnership with Rosneft.
In Sitka, administrators haven't yet formalized a plan to close their $2.3 million deficit for next year.
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Definition of formalize for English Language Learners
: to make (something) formal : to give proper or official form to (something)
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