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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having a well-proportioned and pleasing form.

Usage examples (35)
  • A slim waist and shapely legs
  • Walter Pater, to whom the beauty of the human form, and therefore of sculpture, was especially appealing, loved to use such terms as "shapely," "comely," "blythe,"...
  • Some might not have thought Thusnelda's body shapely.
  • Gertie wore lovely button boots, shapely if not sensible. for more
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