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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shaping, definingnoun

    any process serving to define the shape of something

    Synonyms:
    defining, formation

    Antonyms:
    destructive

  2. formation, shapingadjective

    the act of fabricating something in a particular shape

    Synonyms:
    establishment, formation, constitution, organization, geological formation, organisation, defining

    Antonyms:
    destructive

  3. formative, shaping, plasticadjective

    forming or capable of forming or molding or fashioning

    "a formative influence"; "a formative experience"

    Synonyms:
    moldable, fictile, pliant, plastic, formative

    Antonyms:
    destructive

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  1. List of paraphrases for "shaping":

    modeling, shape, forming, modeler, structuring, formulation

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How to use shaping in a sentence?

  1. Jessica Post:

    Texas is shaping up to be one of our top targets in 2020.

  2. Bryson DeChambeau:

    Obviously my iron play is incredible, and when I get going I can get hot, but this course just fits my eye. The shaping of the holes, and just a couple of the doglegs, I'm able to shape shots.

  3. James Allen:

    Mind is the Master--power that molds and makes, and Man is Mind, and ever more he takes the Tool of Thought, and shaping what he wills, brings forth a thousand joys, a thousand ills--He thinks in secret and it comes to pass; Environment is but his looking-glass.

  4. Karim Rashid:

    Really you could argue that design is what's shaping, and evolving, and progressing humanity.

  5. Tyler Green:

    Since Justice Thomas ' joined the Supreme Court, Justice Thomas ' has voted to decide cases based on what the law and facts require, that makes it all the more satisfying now to see Justice Thomas ' opinions becoming popular -- and shaping entire areas of Supreme Court precedent -- precisely because they are right.

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