Definition of take the shape of
- The cloud took the shape of a dog.
: to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as
: to seize or capture physically
: to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing
: a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment
: an act or the action of taking: such as
: the uninterrupted photographing or televising of a scene
: 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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