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shape up

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of shape up

  1. to take on a definite form this group of summer interns is shaping up to be one of the best we've ever hired Synonyms crystallize (also crystalize), jell, form (up), solidifyRelated Words associate, coalesce, cohere, fuse; combine, conjoin, conjugate, connect, couple, join, link (up), unify, uniteNear Antonyms break down, decay, decompose, disintegrate


shape up

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of shape up

  1. to change one's behavior or character for the better angrily told his son that if he didn't shape up, he'd be grounded for a month Synonyms amend, mend, reform, straighten (up or out)Related Words behave, regenerate; better, improveNear Antonyms backslide, regress


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