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shape

(shāp) [AS. sceapan]
1. To mold to a particular form.
2. Outward form; contour.
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45pm A freezing cold sea, a shapeless knitted swimsuit and driving rain might not be everyone's idea of a fun time at the beach, but to a young Gloria Hunniford the experience was simply blissful.
A shapeless and aimless film is padded out by a trite coming-of-age plot involving Nathan Gamble as Sawyer.
Shapeless fireproofs such as slow-burning bricks are widely used in fireproof consuming industries, including steel and non-iron metals.
Her shapeless quilted dress is a rip–off of a dressing gown my mother made me wear.
While her 34-year-old beau Kutcher chose a similar casual look in a shapeless white T-shirt and baggy Nike shorts, with his trademark baseball cap.
If you think all clothes for pregnant women are baggy and shapeless just take a look at this gorgeous blue evening cocktail frock from Crave Maternity.
I've stopped worrying if people don't like me" Cricketer Kevin Pietersen "I love the idea of Wales being full of smooth, slightly creosoted men wearing tight trousers that stop them sitting down" Broadcaster Sandi Toksvig on reports that Welshmen, more than any other group, opt for hair removal treatment "Christians have acted like doormats for too long in a culture which owes so much to the formation of the Christian faith" Lord Carey, former archbishop of Canterbury, hitting out at those who he says diminish Christianity "I find it a huge, shapeless, heartless city full of people talking about television and films, morning, noon and night.
A SKILFUL potter is at work but a small, hard piece of clay within the prepared clay causes his work to collapse into an shapeless mess.
It's too short, too swooping, and too shapeless, and I can almost guarantee it wasn't designed for ladies in their 60s - or to be worn with those shoes.
The day of expectant mothers walking around in shapeless sacks is well and truly over and to prove this, is a stunning collection of maternity wear from Jenny Rose.
Don't be fooled by the glut of long, shapeless tops in every street window.