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  • 61shape up — verb a) To improve; to correct ones bad habits or behavior. Hed better shape up soon, or hell fail the class. b) To take shape; to transform into or become. The fog has vanished and its shaping up to b …

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  • 62shape up — Synonyms and related words: advance, ameliorate, amend, be so, be such, come along, come on, come out, come through, come together, contrive, crystallize, develop, draw up, fall in, fall into line, fall into place, fall into rank, fare, form,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 63shape — n 1. form, figure, configuration, figuration, conformation, formation, arrangement, format, organization, pattern; contour, outline, lines, profile, silhouette; cut, style, model, pattern; structure, construction, frame, exterior, outward form. 2 …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 64SHAPE — /shayp/, n. Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers, Europe. Also, Shape. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 65shape-up — /shayp up /, n. 1. an act or instance of shaping up. 2. a former method of hiring longshoremen in which the applicants appeared daily at the docks and a union hiring boss chose those who would be given work. Also, shapeup. [1940 45; n. use of v.… …

    Universalium

  • 66SHAPE — Screening Health Assessment and Preventive Education [program]; Stress, Health and Physical Evaluation * * * shape shāp vt, shaped; shap·ing to modify (behavior) by rewarding changes that tend toward a desired response …

    Medical dictionary

  • 67SHAPE — • X/11 non rectangular Window Shape Extension ab Release 4, Routinensatz für die Erstellung nichtrechteckiger Fenster • Versionsverwaltungs und Konfigurationssystem Erweiterung zu make auf Basis eines Attributierten Filesystems (AFS) • Supreme… …

    Acronyms

  • 68shape — [OE] Shape goes back ultimately to the prehistoric Germanic base *skap ‘form, create’, which also produced German schaffen and Swedish skapa ‘create, make’. ‘Create’ seems to have been a secondary meaning of the base, evolving out of an earlier… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 69SHAPE — [1] X/11 non rectangular Window Shape Extension ab Release 4, Routinensatz für die Erstellung nichtrechteckiger Fenster [2] Versionsverwaltungs und Konfigurationssystem Erweiterung zu make auf Basis eines Attributierten Filesystems (AFS) [3]… …

    Acronyms von A bis Z

  • 70shape\ up — v. phr. informal 1. To begin to act or work right; get along satisfactorily. If the new boy doesn t begin to shape up soon, he ll have to leave school. How is the building of the new gym coming along? Fine. It s shaping up very well. 2. To show… …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 71shape up — improve, reform, get it together    The coach told us to shape up to come to practice on time …

    English idioms

  • 72shape —    An element of art, it is an enclosed space defined and determined by other art elements such as line, color, value, and texture. In painting and drawing, shapes may take on the appearance of solid three dimensional object even though they are… …

    Glossary of Art Terms

  • 73shape up — begin to act and look right He has finally begun to shape up and is doing his job much better …

    Idioms and examples

  • 74Shape — angled: (L): anguli ; (G): gonio bent: (G): ancylo ; (G): campto ; (G): campylo ; (G): cypho blunt: (G): ambly ; (L): obtus ; (L): retus broad: (see wide) circular: (see round) clubbed: (L): clavat ; (G): rhopalo closed: (G): clisto coiled: (see… …

    Dictionary of word roots and combining forms

  • 75shape up — her work is shaping up nicely Syn: improve, get better, progress, show promise; develop, take shape, come on, come along …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 76shape — pavidalas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. form; outline; shape vok. Art, f; Form, f; Gestalt, f; Konfiguration, f rus. вид, m; конфигурация, f; образ, m; форма, f pranc. apparence, f; configuration, f; forme, f …

    Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • 77shape — forma statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. configuration; form; format; shape vok. Form, f; Formblatt, n; Formular, n; Gestalt, f; Konfiguration, f; Vordruck, m rus. форма, f pranc. configuration, f; forme, f …

    Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • 78shape — figūra statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Dvimatis arba trimatis geometrinis objektas. Figūrų pavyzdžiai: apskritimas, skritulys, kūgis. Dažniau vartojamų figūrų rinkinius turi grafikos programos ir kai kurios tekstų rengyklės. Iš rinkinio… …

    Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • 79shape — kaukė statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Forma, suteikta duomenų struktūrai. Naudojama Logo šeimos programavimo kalbose arba panašia ideologija pagrįstose modeliavimo ir mokomosiose priemonėse. Logo kalboje kauke vadinamas šios kalbos… …

    Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • 80SHAPE —    See Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE) …

    Historical Dictionary of the Roosevelt–Truman Era