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Synonyms for shape up

verb make or become better
  • advance
  • better
  • boost
  • correct
  • develop
  • enhance
  • help
  • increase
  • lift
  • progress
  • promote
  • raise
  • recover
  • reform
  • revamp
  • revise
  • rise
  • upgrade
  • ameliorate
  • amend
  • augment
  • civilize
  • convalesce
  • cultivate
  • edit
  • elevate
  • emend
  • meliorate
  • mend
  • polish
  • purify
  • rally
  • rectify
  • recuperate
  • refine
  • sharpen
  • skyrocket
  • update
  • come around
  • doctor up
  • gain ground
  • look up
  • make strides
  • perk up
  • pick up
  • set right
  • shape up
  • straighten out
  • take off
  • touch up
  • turn the corner

Antonyms for shape up

  • blow
  • decline
  • decrease
  • demote
  • depress
  • descend
  • deteriorate
  • diminish
  • drop
  • halt
  • hinder
  • hurt
  • lessen
  • lose
  • lower
  • recede
  • reduce
  • repress
  • retreat
  • retrogress
  • stop
  • worsen
  • corrupt
  • damage
  • destroy
  • dirty
  • dull
  • pollute
  • ruin
  • weaken
  • harm
  • injure
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to shape up

accommodate

verb. make, become suitable for something
  • accord
  • accustom
  • adapt
  • adjust
  • agree
  • attune
  • bend over backwards
  • comply
  • compose
  • conform
  • coordinate
  • correspond
  • don't make waves
  • don't rock the boat
  • fit
  • go by the book
  • go with the flow
  • harmonize
  • integrate
  • make consistent
  • modify
  • play the game
  • proportion
  • reconcile
  • settle
  • shape up
  • suit
  • tailor
  • tailor-make
  • tune
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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