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shapes meaning

EN[-eɪps]

    Definition of shapes in English Dictionary

  • NounBFshape
    1. plural of shape.
    2. VerbBFshapePRshapingPTshapedPTshopePPshapedPPshapen
      1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of shape.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • The rarity of completely cortical shaping flakes (1.34% of the total) suggests that the initial shaping was done outside the site and that roughouts were brought in.
          • The aspect which attracts me to the idea of anthropomorphs *is* their differences from humans, particularly in the ways it shapes their social behavior.
          • The stakes are low and the story beats are incidental amid the rush of largely mild visual gags and verbal sallies like “Blood Island! So called because it’s the exact shape of some blood!”
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • The camp mother managed to keep the stomachs full and the beds in tip-top shape.
          • Let’s run a real 500-mile race on a superspeedway, with no limits on engines, tires, oil, fuel, or vehicle weight or shape.
          • To honor the spirits that take form as mountains, the Inca stoneworkers carved rock outcrops to replicate their shapes.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Noun forms
            • Noun plural forms
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Verb singular forms
                • Third-person singular forms
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          1. en shapest
          2. en shapes up
          3. en shapeshift
          4. en shapeshifts
          5. en shapeshifted
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of shapes for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "shapes" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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