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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A way of hiring longshoremen by the day.

Usage examples (39)
  • The bell summoned them out to the morning shape-up.
  • Unusually heavy call-outs at the shape-up this morning.
  • Probably the three hours or so following each shape-up would be the best time.
  • Frowning, Ryeland closed the book and went out to stand in the afternoon shape-up. for more
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