partly formal; containing some formal elements:
a semiformal occasion; semiformal attire.
noun (pl) -dos 1. a partially frozen Italian dessert similar to ice cream noun a chilled or partly frozen dessert such as gelato, spumone, mousse, neapolitan which incorporate whipped cream or meringue; also called semifrio , still-frozen dessert Word Origin Italian ‘half cold’
noun See semifreddo
adjective 1. of or relating to a function or functions: functional difficulties in the administration. 2. capable of operating or functioning: When will the ventilating system be functional again? 3. having or serving a utilitarian purpose; capable of serving the purpose for which it was designed: functional architecture; a chair that is functional as well […]
verb (used with object) 1. to supply (a house, room, etc.) with necessary furniture, carpets, appliances, etc. 2. to provide or supply (often followed by with): The delay furnished me with the time I needed. noun 3. paper pulp and any ingredients added to it prior to its introduction into a papermaking machine. verb (transitive) […]