Meaning of “shipshape” in the English Dictionary

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"shipshape" in British English

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uk /ˈʃɪp.ʃeɪp/ us /ˈʃɪp.ʃeɪp/ informal

neat and with everything in its correct place:

The builders have gone, but it'll take a while to get things shipshape again.

(Definition of “shipshape” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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