Definitions for shapelyˈʃeɪp li

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

shape•lyˈʃeɪp li(adj.)-li•er, -li•est.

  1. having a pleasing shape, esp. with reference to a woman's figure.

    Category: Sexuality

Origin of shapely:

1325–75; re-formation, after shape , of ME shaply, schaply


Princeton's WordNet

  1. shapely(adj)

    having a well-proportioned and pleasing shape

    "a slim waist and shapely legs"


  1. shapely(Adjective)

    Having a pleasing shape, pleasant to look at.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shapely

    well-formed; having a regular shape; comely; symmetrical

  2. Shapely

    fit; suitable

Translations for shapely

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


well-formed and having an attractive shape

She has long, shapely legs.

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