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Definitions of shaped

  1. having the shape of; " a square shaped playing field"

Usage examples for shaped

  1. I saw his career influenced, if not largely shaped, by material necessity. – Children of the Market Place by Edgar Lee Masters
  2. Partly because he knew not well how else to train them, for Jerome was far too weak on the practical side to have shaped a working system of his own- a system he durst rely upon; and partly, too, because they seemed to him to inherit many characteristics from their mother, and so to be naturally fitted for some conventional upper- class career. – The Crown of Life by George Gissing
  3. In that form the situation shaped itself in her mind. – The New Magdalen by Wilkie Collins
  4. But certainly the Bible always speaks of angels as shaped like men, like human beings, only more beautiful and glorious. – The Good News of God by Charles Kingsley
  5. We shaped our course towards the Indian cemetery. – Adventures in the Philippine Islands by Paul P. de La Gironière
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