First Known Use of shape-up
Definition of shape up
- shaping up at the gym
Examples of shape up in a Sentence
angrily told his son that if he didn't shape up, he'd be grounded for a month
this group of summer interns is shaping up to be one of the best we've ever hired
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Well, at least not yet ... College football's annual coaching circus is already picking up steam, and this is shaping up to be one of the most eventful years in recent memory in the SEC.
Their new family comedy, The Other Two, will center on two siblings who aren’t exactly thrilled with how their show-business careers are shaping up—as their 12-year-old brother finds overnight fame on the Internet.
Here is how both teams are shaping up ahead of the game.
For a World Series that was shaping up as an October classic, Game 7 quickly became a November clunker as Houston scored five runs in the first two innings off Yu Darvish.
This World Series is shaping up to be the best World Series since ... 2016.
That will be the first step in what is shaping up to be a transformational offseason for the Marlins, whose new owners face a critical decision: to rebuild or not to rebuild?
The political landscape for the 2016 race was shaping up to be extremely challenging.
Fall is shaping up to be the season for women in music.
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