reshape

[ ree-sheyp ]
/ riˈʃeɪp /

verb (used with object), re·shaped, re·shap·ing.

to shape again or into different form.

Origin of reshape

First recorded in 1820–30; re- + shape
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British Dictionary definitions for reshape

reshape

/ (riːˈʃeɪp) /

verb (tr)

to shape (something) again or differently
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Word Origin and History for reshape

reshape


v.

also re-shape, 1798, from re- + shape (v.). Related: Reshaped; reshaping.

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