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Definitions of uniform

  1. the same throughout in structure or composition; " bituminous coal is often treated as a consistent and homogeneous product"
  2. not differentiated
  3. provide with uniforms; " The guards were uniformed"
  4. clothing of distinctive design worn by members of a particular group as a means of identification
  5. evenly spaced; " at regular ( or uniform) intervals"
  6. always the same; showing a single form or character in all occurrences; " a street of uniform tall white buildings"
  7. Having always the same form, manner, or degree; not varying or variable; unchanging; consistent; equable; homogenous; as, the dress of the Asiatics has been uniform from early ages; the temperature is uniform; a stratum of uniform clay.
  8. Of the same form with others; agreeing with each other; conforming to one rule or mode; consonant.
  9. A dress of a particular style or fashion worn by persons in the same service or order by means of which they have a distinctive appearance; as, the uniform of the artillery, of the police, of the Freemasons, etc.
  10. To clothe with a uniform; as, to uniform a company of soldiers.
  11. To make conformable.
  12. Not changing in form; the same as others in form, manner, or character.
  13. An official belonging to a particular class or profession.
  14. Having one or the same form: having always the same manner or character: consistent with itself: agreeing with another.
  15. A dress or livery of the same kind for persons who belong to the same kind for persons who belong to the same body, as of a soldier.
  16. UNIFORMLY.
  17. A dress of the same kind worn by members of one body, or soldiers of one regiment.
  18. To put into uniform.
  19. To make uniform.
  20. Agreeing with each other; harmonious.
  21. A dress of uniform style and appearance, as worn by soldiers, etc.
  22. Having always the same form and manner; not variable; consistent with itself; not different; of the same form with others; equable; regular.
  23. A dress of the same kind to distinguish persons who belong to the same body; the regulation full- dress of an officer or soldier.
  24. Having always the same form, manner, or character; not different; not variable; regular.
  25. An official or state dress; the particular dress of soldiers; a livery for a policeman, a gaoler, & c.

Usage examples for uniform

  1. I dressed quickly, and this time put on my uniform. – The Spy in Black by J. Storer Clouston
  2. He was a handsome fellow, I liked to see him in his uniform. – Lafcadio Hearn by Nina H. Kennard
  3. I never saw him look so handsome as he does in his uniform. – Those Dale Girls by Frank Weston Carruth
  4. He couldn't see the man's clothing very plainly but he could tell it was a patrolman's uniform. – The Happy Man by Gerald Wilburn Page
  5. Behind them was quite a crowd of men in uniform, and several gentlemen were there. – The Story of the Amulet by E. Nesbit
  6. It is Banks, out of uniform. – The Jervaise Comedy by J. D. Beresford
  7. When Jane returned to her room, the girls had her uniform all ready for her to step into. – Jane Stewardess of the Air Lines by Ruthe S. Wheeler
  8. The driver was again a policeman in the gray police uniform. – The Telenizer by Don Thompson
  9. Now, in the uniform of a major, he stood stalwart and erect. – "The Pomp of Yesterday" by Joseph Hocking
  10. I'm in uniform; you ain't. – Ride Proud, Rebel! by Andre Alice Norton
  11. Neither of them wore his uniform, as they remained as they had dressed for the duty they were to do on board of the Teaser. – Within The Enemy's Lines SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat by Oliver Optic
  12. Nearly uniform processes of work are maintained and the workers in the different establishments need about the same kinds of abilities and degrees of skill. – Wage Earning and Education by R. R. Lutz
  13. Why, I know a man who see him in a German uniform before the war began. – Leaves in the Wind by A. G. Gardiner
  14. For this was a uniform portion of the great scheme. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  15. The captain took me ashore, dressed in a neat uniform, and I rather fancied myself in it. – In the Yellow Sea by Henry Frith
  16. I could see that his uniform was new. – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  17. She knew,- she must have known, instantly- that he was Anthony March, but his uniform suggested Rush and drew her over toward him just as though she had actually believed him to be her brother. – Mary Wollaston by Henry Kitchell Webster
  18. As it called for full uniform, I begged off. – From Sail to Steam, Recollections of Naval Life by Captain A. T. Mahan
  19. He was a young fellow, wearing the uniform of a common soldier of the line. – Monsieur Lecoq by Emile Gaboriau
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