sculpt·​ed | \ ˈskəlp-təd How to pronounce sculpted (audio) \

Definition of sculpted

: buff sense 2 a sculpted physique

Examples of sculpted in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The works, including a prestigious royal chair of Yoruba kings adorned by two floors of sculpted and painted figures, were on display at the Quai Branly Museum for the final time last month before making their journey home. Ibtissem Guenfoud, ABC News, 8 Nov. 2021 Despite its light gel texture, this cream will keep skin hydrated all day long while turning back the clock, leaving your face more sculpted looking. Celia Shatzman, Forbes, 29 Oct. 2021 The lines will look less harsh, and you'll be left with a sculpted, performance-ready nose that Doja Cat would be proud of. Devon Abelman, Allure, 27 Oct. 2021 The image maker attended the Fashion Group International’s Night of the Stars in a sculpted jacket and high-slit skirt with jutting sides, courtesy of Robert Cavalli by Fausto Puglisi along with some Tiffany & Co. shine. Liana Satenstein, Vogue, 16 Oct. 2021 While images of the car show a svelte, sculpted beauty that would grace any collection, the C-type Continuation looks even more amazing in the metal. Jeremy Taylor, Robb Report, 2 Sep. 2021 The sculpted meadows will be filled with wildflowers and indigenous grasses, providing a generous pollinator habitat. David Lyman, The Enquirer, 30 Sep. 2021 With her sculpted and shiny updo, the resulting look was the perfect balance of retro chic and modern glamour. Jenna Rosenstein, Harper's BAZAAR, 20 Sep. 2021 Her Instagram is filled with snapshots of herself training in leopard print bike shorts and posing in multi-color crop tops and leggings that showcase her sculpted physique. Janelle Okwodu, Vogue, 28 July 2021

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First Known Use of sculpted

1984, in the meaning defined above

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“Sculpted.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of sculpted

: carved or molded into a particular shape from wood, stone, clay, etc.
: made into a particular shape by someone or something
: having a clear shape

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