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English definition of “shape up”

shape up

informal phrasal verb with shape
 
 
/ʃeɪp/ verb [T]
to develop or improve: Things at work seem to be shaping up quite nicely.Making progress and advancingBecoming betterBecoming betterMaking things betterMaking progress and advancing
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