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shapes

noun
plural of shape

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 the outward appearance of something as distinguished from its substance
  • that part of the state is known as the panhandle because of its shape

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2 the type of body that a person has
  • some specialty clothing stores sell clothing that suits people that have a particular shape

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shapes

verb
present tense third-person singular of shape

Synonyms & Antonyms of shapes (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to work out the details of (something) in advance
  • over the winter the committee shaped the company's new marketing strategy

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“Shapes.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shapes. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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