verb \ˈskəlpt\

: to make (something) by carving or molding clay, stone, etc. : to make (a sculpture)

: to make (a part of your body) more muscular by doing exercises

Full Definition of SCULPT


Examples of SCULPT

  1. She carefully sculpted the wood.
  2. The children painted and sculpted all morning.
  3. Sculpt your back with push-ups.

Origin of SCULPT

French sculpter, alteration of obsolete sculper, from Latin sculpere
First Known Use: 1864

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SCULPT Defined for Kids


verb \ˈskəlpt\

Definition of SCULPT for Kids

sculp·tor \ˈskəlp-tər\ noun


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