Definition of out of shape
- The bike's rim was all out of shape.
- The wire cage was all twisted out of shape.
- out of shape from lack of exercise
: in a direction away from the inside or center
: from among others
: eject, oust
: to identify publicly as being such secretly
: to become publicly known
used as a function word to indicate an outward movement
: situated outside : external
: situated at a distance : outlying
: one who is out of office or power or on the outside
: an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball
: in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats
: form, create
: ordain, decree
: to adapt in shape so as to fit neatly and closely
: the visible makeup characteristic of a particular item or kind of item
: spatial form or contour
: a standard or universally recognized spatial form
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