DICTIONARY


Definition of SHAPE

noun : SHAPE

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) the spatial arrangement of something as distinct from its substance; "geometry is the mathematical science of shape" ;

  • 4. (

    ) a concrete representation of an otherwise nebulous concept; "a circle was the embodiment of his concept of life" ;

  • 5. (

    ) the visual appearance of something or someone; "the delicate cast of his features" ;

  • 6. (

    ) the state of (good) health (especially in the phrases `in condition' or `in shape' or `out of condition' or `out of shape') ;

  • 8. (

    ) a perceptual structure; "the composition presents problems for students of musical form"; "a visual pattern must include not only objects but the spaces between them" ;

verb : SHAPE

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 3. (

    ) give shape or form to; "shape the dough"; "form the young child's character" ;


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