reshape


re·shape

verb \(ˌ)rē-ˈshāp\

: to give a new form or shape to (something)

Full Definition of RESHAPE

transitive verb
:  to give a new form or orientation to :  reorganize
re·shap·er noun

Examples of RESHAPE

  1. The body of the car was reshaped to allow for more cargo space.
  2. These changes will reshape the future.
  3. He reshaped the plot of his story.

First Known Use of RESHAPE

1827

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: reshearer
Previous Word in the Dictionary: resh
All Words Near: reshape

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up reshape? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).