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change shape, change form, deform verb

assume a different shape or form

Synonyms: deform , change form , twist , flex , bend , wring , strain , turn , contort , distort

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  • Form ändern German
  • cambio de forma Spanish
  • changent de forme French
  • cambiamento di forma Italian
  • mutant speciem Latin
  • ändrar form Swedish

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Change Past Tense

The past tense of Change is changed.

noun. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another.

  • transformation
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  • development
  • sublimation
  • retardation
  • destabilization
  • deformation
  • chromosomal mutation
  • acceleration
  • deceleration
  • loss of consciousness
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  • scintillation
  • natural event
  • fluctuation
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verb. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] cause to change; make different; cause a transformation.

  • deconcentrate
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  • intransitivize
  • internationalize
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  • domesticate
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  • achromatize
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  • counterchange
  • vascularise
  • sentimentalize
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  • occidentalise
  • circularize
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  • domesticise
  • arterialize
  • unsubstantialise
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  • reconstruct
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  • rationalise
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  • individualize
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  • de-emphasise
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  • demilitarize
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verb. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature.

  • get dressed
  • change by reversal
  • change state
  • come around
  • metamorphose
  • change posture
  • change surface
  • change integrity
  • change magnitude
  • change shape
  • superannuate
  • pull up stakes
  • change form
  • become flat

noun. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] a relational difference between states; especially between states before and after some event.

  • malnourished

noun. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] the action of changing something.

  • change of shape
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noun. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] the result of alteration or modification.

  • depolarization
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  • constipated

verb. ['ˈtʃeɪndʒ'] become different in some particular way, without permanently losing one's or its former characteristics or essence.

  • accommodate
  • narrow down

noun. ['ˈʃeɪp'] any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline).

  • spatial property
  • configuration
  • concaveness
  • straightness
  • stratification
  • crookedness
  • conformation
  • shap (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • shapen (Middle English (1100-1500))

verb. ['ˈʃeɪp'] shape or influence; give direction to.

  • carry weight
  • predetermine

noun. ['ˈʃeɪp'] the spatial arrangement of something as distinct from its substance.

  • distorted shape
  • natural shape
  • amorphous shape
  • round shape
  • angular shape
  • natural object

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Synonyms for change shape

Synonyms for (verb) change shape.

Synonyms: deform , change form , change shape

Definition: assume a different shape or form

Similar words: change

Definition: undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature

Usage: She changed completely as she grew older; The weather changed last night

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noun as in form, structure

Strongest matches

  • architecture
  • configuration

Strong matches

  • circumscription
  • conformation
  • constitution
  • construction
  • metamorphosis

noun as in condition, health

verb as in form, create

  • crystallize

Weak matches

  • bring together
  • throw together

verb as in devise, plan

  • accommodate

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verb as in adapt

verb as in adjust to a different situation or condition

  • come around
  • familiarize
  • get act together
  • get used to
  • grow used to
  • play the game
  • roll with punches

noun as in physical structure of animals, plants

  • composition

noun as in outward aspect, characteristic

  • countenance
  • presentation

verb as in curve

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Example Sentences

A chrome-plated steel nib writes smoothly and holds its shape for years.

We quickly realized that indexing problems come in all possible shapes and sizes.

It is only connected to the collection of shapes and sounds that make up the word tree because we have all agreed that it is.

One of Howell’s own studies, she and her team reported online in August in mSphere, suggests that fungal species in particular shape the metabolites — and thus aroma and flavor — in wine from different growing regions in Australia.

I think it helped us connect, not to compare struggles, they’re all different, but to connect with a lot of different people who are in that struggle for belonging in some way, shape or form.

I mean, physically, mentally, you know, in every way, shape, and form.

“Under Suleimani several military branches have taken shape [in Iraq] which are run by Iran and the Iranian military,” he said.

“You were going to work your way into my marriage and you were going to call its new three-way shape holy” the narrator recounts.

If you drink from a flute, do so from a tulip-shape one to concentrate the notes, Simonetti-Bryan says.

The Babadook is the shape of grief: all-enveloping, shape-shifting, black, here intensely, terrifying, then gone.

They are ovoid in shape, and lie in pairs, end to end, often forming short chains.

Leaves of a lanceolate form are the largest, and the shape of those found on most varieties of the American plant.

Microscopically, they are yellow or reddish-brown crystals, which differ greatly in size and shape.

Here the Goat, who evidently was not yet quite started, inquired, "Must all the halves be of the same shape?"

He was Honour's self, till he brought the serpent to his bosom, in the shape of his perfidious son.

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On this page you'll find 226 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to shape, such as: architecture, aspect, body, configuration, contour, and format.

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Thesaurus Definition of shape

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Antonyms & Near Antonyms

  • configuration
  • conformation
  • organization
  • arrangement
  • composition
  • raw material
  • constitution

Thesaurus Definition of shape  (Entry 2 of 2)

  • accommodate
  • acclimatize
  • familiarize
  • fine - tune
  • fiddle (with)
  • scheme (out)
  • choreograph
  • strategize (about)
  • contemplate
  • premeditate

Phrases Containing shape

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