a Jew who adheres to a system of religious worship adapted from Orthodox Judaism to meet the demands of contemporary life, frequently simplifying or rejecting traditional religious law and custom.
noun 1. Judaism as observed by Reform Jews. Reform Judaism noun 1. a movement in Judaism originating in the 19th century, which does not require strict observance of the law, but adapts the historical forms of Judaism to the contemporary world Compare Orthodox Judaism, Conservative Judaism Reform Judaism definition The most liberal branch of Judaism. […]
verb (used with or without object) 1. to form again. noun 1. the improvement or amendment of what is wrong, corrupt, unsatisfactory, etc.: social reform; spelling reform. 2. an instance of this. 3. the amendment of conduct, belief, etc. verb (used with object) 4. to change to a better state, form, etc.; improve by alteration, […]
noun 1. reformatory (def 2).
verb (used with object), reformulated, reformulating. 1. to formulate again. 2. to formulate in a different way; alter or revise: to reformulate our plans. verb 1. to change or update (an idea, plan, etc, already formulated)