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shapeless

adjective
 
 
/ˈʃeɪpləs/
not having a clear or well designed shape: a shapeless dressPatterns and shapes
Translations of “shapeless”
in Korean 볼품없는…
in Arabic بَشِع, لا شَكل لَه…
in Portuguese disforme, sem forma…
in Catalan amorf, sense forma…
in Japanese 形がぼやけた, 不格好な…
in Italian informe…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不成形的,沒有形狀的…
in Russian бесформенный…
in Turkish şekilsiz, biçimsiz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不成形的,没有形状的…
in Polish bezkształtny…
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