Synsets for "reform"

Synset: reform.n.01

Synonyms: reform

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: a change for the better as a result of correcting abuses

Examples: justice was for sale before the reform of the law courts

Lemmas: reform

Hypernym: improvement

Hyponym: housecleaning land_reform moralization

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Synset: reform.n.02

Synonyms: reform

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: a campaign aimed to correct abuses or malpractices

Examples: the reforms he proposed were too radical for the politicians

Lemmas: reform

Hypernym: campaign

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Synset: reform.n.03

Synonyms: reform

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: self-improvement in behavior or morals by abandoning some vice

Examples: the family rejoiced in the drunkard's reform

Lemmas: reform

Hypernym: self-improvement

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Synset: reform.v.01

Synonyms: reform

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: make changes for improvement in order to remove abuse and injustices

Examples: reform a political system

Lemmas: reform

Hypernym: better

Hyponym:

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Synset: reform.v.02

Synonyms: reform

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: bring, lead, or force to abandon a wrong or evil course of life, conduct, and adopt a right one

Examples: The Church reformed me | reform your conduct

Lemmas: reform reclaim regenerate rectify

Hypernym: change

Hyponym: moralize

Antonyms:

    

Synset: reform.v.03

Synonyms: reform

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: produce by cracking

Examples: reform gas

Lemmas: reform

Hypernym: create_from_raw_material

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Synset: reform.v.04

Synonyms: reform

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: break up the molecules of

Examples: reform oil

Lemmas: reform

Hypernym: change_integrity

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Synset: reform.v.05

Synonyms: reform

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: improve by alteration or correction of errors or defects and put into a better condition

Examples: reform the health system in this country

Lemmas: reform

Hypernym: better

Hyponym:

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Synset: reform.v.06

Synonyms: reform

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: change for the better

Examples: The lazy student promised to reform | the habitual cheater finally saw the light

Lemmas: reform straighten_out see_the_light

Hypernym: better

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Judicial reform Judicial reform is the complete or partial political reform of a country's judiciary. Judicial reform is often done as a part of wider reform of the country's political system or a legal reform.
University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform Periodically, the journal hosts symposia where academics and policymakers discuss legal reform. Past symposia have focused on topics such as media regulation, market-oriented welfare reform, managed care reform, jury reform, and Title IX reform.
Cardiff Reform Synagogue Cardiff Reform Synagogue (formerly Cardiff New Synagogue), a member of the Movement for Reform Judaism, is a Reform Judaism congregation in Cardiff, Wales. It was founded in 1948.
Coventry Reform Jewish Community Coventry Reform Jewish Community, a member of the Movement for Reform Judaism, is a Reform Judaism congregation at 24 Nightingale Lane in Coventry, West Midlands, England.
Liverpool Reform Synagogue Liverpool Reform Synagogue is a Reform Jewish synagogue and congregation in Wavertree, Liverpool, England, affiliated to the Movement for Reform Judaism. The congregation was established in 1928.
Agrarian reform Ben Cousins defines the difference between agrarian reform and land reform as follows:
Law reform Judicial reform is the complete or partial political reform of a country's judiciary. Judicial reform is often done as a part of wider reform of the country's political system or a legal reform. The President of the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation, Valery Zorkin, gives in his article, "Twelve Theses on Legal Reform in Russia", first published in Russian magazine «Legislation and Economics», N. 2, 2004 an explained correlation between legal and judicial reform: "Complete legal reform should normally include not only judicial reform, but also reform of various aspects of the structural system and content of legislation, legal education, legal awareness by the population, and also the corporate consciousness of the whole legal community. Judicial reform usually aims to improve such things as law courts, procuracies, advocacy (bar), inquest, executory processes, and record keeping." .
Reform Movement (disambiguation) See reform movement for discussion of reform movements in the general sense.
Bradford Reform Synagogue Bradford Reform Synagogue is a synagogue in Bradford affiliated with the Movement for Reform Judaism.
Land reform in Zambia Land reform in Zambia refers to the process of land reform in Zambia.
Russian Democratic Reform Movement The Russian Democratic Reform Movement (, "Rossiiskoe dvizhenie demokraticheskikh reform", DRM) was a political party in Russia.
Blackpool Reform Jewish Congregation The Blackpool Reform Jewish Congregation is a Reform Judaism congregation in Blackpool, Lancashire, England.
Land Reform Museum Exhibitions include historical land reform documents including land reform campaign literature, charts, and photographs.
American Reform Party The Reform Party of Northern Mariana Islands is an affiliate of the American Reform Party.
California Reform Sex Offender Laws California Reform Sex Offender Laws, also CA RSOL, is a civil rights, legal reform, and support organization, based in Los Angeles, for people required to register as sex offenders, and their families. CA RSOL is one of more than 50 reform organizations movement to reform sex offender laws in the United States, and an affiliate of the national Reform Sex Offender Laws, Inc.
Modern history Industrial age reform movements began the gradual change of society rather than with episodes of rapid fundamental changes. The reformists' ideas were often grounded in liberalism, although they also possessed aspects of utopian, socialist or religious concepts. The Radical movement campaigned for electoral reform, a reform of the Poor Laws, free trade, educational reform, postal reform, prison reform, and public sanitation.
Reform Party of Ontario The Reform Party of Ontario, like the Reform Association of Ontario and the Reform Ontario movement before it, was an Ontario provincial version of the federal Reform Party of Canada. Though populism makes up the main thrust of its political ideology, Reform Ontario focused on a mixture of fiscal, social, and libertarian conservatism, on issues of conservation and conscience of the land and its people. Though it had similarities to other Reform-based provincial political parties across Canada, such as the Saskatchewan Party, the Wildrose Party in Alberta, or Reform BC in British Columbia, the Reform Party of Ontario was still more Ontarian than Reform, independently fighting for an Ontario agenda for Ontarians rather than just a Reform one.
Tax reform In 1986, landmark tax reform was passed in the Tax Reform Act of 1986. In the 1990s, reform proposals arose over the double-taxation of corporate income, with a large report in 1992 by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).
Reform, Alabama Education in Reform is overseen and governed by the Pickens County Board of Education. Students of Reform and its surrounding areas are served by Reform Elementary School and Pickens County High School.
Electoral reform A number of groups in the United Kingdom are campaigning for electoral reform including Make Votes Matter, the Electoral Reform Society, Make Votes Count Coalition, Fairshare, and the Labour Campaign for Electoral Reform.