adjective, shape·li·er, shape·li·est.
Words nearby shapely
Origin of shapely
OTHER WORDS FROM shapelyshape·li·ness, nounun·shape·li·ness, nounun·shape·ly, adjective
Examples from the Web for shapely
At 16, Jen is tall and shapely, a strong, pretty, lovable girl with a crazy grin and a powerful mind.The Stacks: The Searing Story of How Murder Stalked a Tiny New York Town|E. Jean Carroll|April 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
All of them are beautiful and sexy by agreed standards (fit, slender yet shapely, big eyes, symmetrical features).
He knows the dainty step, the erect carriage, the shapely frame.St. Cuthbert's|Robert E. Knowles
Its glistening interior, and shapely lines, make it one of our most handsome shells.Beautiful Shells of New Zealand|E. G. B. Moss
She was lying on a lounge by the fire, with her delicate hands clasped over her shapely head.The Doctor's Daughter|"Vera"
And the shapely hands had no hint of weakness in their grip on the iron arms of the station seat.The Reclaimers|Margaret Hill McCarter
He had a large, shapely, imposing presence, and dark and flashing eyes.Complete Prose Works|Walt Whitman