the shape of things to come

Definition of the shape of things to come

  1. :  what the future is going to be like the shape of things to come in the publishing industry

Word by Word Definitions

shapeplay
  1. :  form, create

    :  to give a particular form or shape to

    :  ordain, decree

  1. :  the visible makeup characteristic of a particular item or kind of item

    :  spatial form or contour

    :  a standard or universally recognized spatial form

thingplay things
  1. :  an object or entity not precisely designated or capable of being designated

    :  an inanimate object distinguished from a living being

    :  a separate and distinct individual quality, fact, idea, or usually entity

comeplay
  1. :  to move toward something :  approach

    :  to move or journey to a vicinity with a specified purpose

    :  to reach a particular station in a series


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