true to form

Definition of true to form

  1. :  behaving or proceeding in the usual and expected way Her latest movie is/runs true to form. True to form, he was 20 minutes late for the meeting.

Word by Word Definitions

trueplay
  1. :  being in accordance with the actual state of affairs

    :  conformable to an essential reality

    :  fully realized or fulfilled

  1. :  in accordance with fact or reality

    :  without deviation

    :  without variation from type

  1. :  truth, reality

  1. :  to make level, square, balanced, or concentric :  bring or restore to a desired mechanical accuracy or form

formplay
  1. :  the shape and structure of something as distinguished from its material

    :  a body (as of a person) especially in its external appearance or as distinguished from the face :  figure

    :  beauty

  1. :  to give a particular shape to :  shape or mold into a certain state or after a particular model

    :  to arrange themselves in

    :  to model by instruction and discipline


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