shaped (up) 1 of 2

past tense of shape (up)

shaped up

2 of 2

verb (2)

past tense of shape up
as in straightened (up or out)
to change one's behavior or character for the better told his son that if he didn't shape up, he'd be grounded for a month

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“Shaped (up).” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Sep. 2023.

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