He is not considered a formal suspect in the case—at least not yet.
He admitted in court that he was not a pathologist, and that he did not have any formal training in ballistics or sound.
The only other formal suspect in the case, British-Portuguese dual national Robert Murat, was also cleared at the same time.
Unlike many Hollywood ingénues who depend on their dashing good looks, Kinnaman has formal acting training.
When children came in to the White House as our guests, it was always so formal.
It is the first formal recognition that he, as Leader, has ever given me.
Yet the superscription is of his dictating, I dare say, for he is a formal wretch.
After the formal reception, the Maoris partook of a feast in native fashion.
Again, the girl made her formal response in the affirmative, then left the room.
These bulls were really the formal charters of the medical schools.
late 14c., from Old French formel (13c.) and directly from Latin formalis, from forma (see form (n.)). As a noun, c.1600 (plural) "things that are formal;" as a short way to say formal dance, recorded by 1906, U.S. college students.