misshape


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mis·shape

 (mĭs-shāp′)
tr.v. mis·shaped, mis·shaped or mis·shap·en (-shā′pən), mis·shap·ing, mis·shapes
To shape badly; deform.

mis·shap′en·ly adv.
mis·shap′er n.

misshape

vb (tr) , -shapes, -shaping, -shaped, -shaped or -shapen
to shape badly; deform
n
something that is badly shaped

misshape


Past participle: misshaped
Gerund: misshaping

Imperative
misshape
misshape
Present
I misshape
you misshape
he/she/it misshapes
we misshape
you misshape
they misshape
Preterite
I misshaped
you misshaped
he/she/it misshaped
we misshaped
you misshaped
they misshaped
Present Continuous
I am misshaping
you are misshaping
he/she/it is misshaping
we are misshaping
you are misshaping
they are misshaping
Present Perfect
I have misshaped
you have misshaped
he/she/it has misshaped
we have misshaped
you have misshaped
they have misshaped
Past Continuous
I was misshaping
you were misshaping
he/she/it was misshaping
we were misshaping
you were misshaping
they were misshaping
Past Perfect
I had misshaped
you had misshaped
he/she/it had misshaped
we had misshaped
you had misshaped
they had misshaped
Future
I will misshape
you will misshape
he/she/it will misshape
we will misshape
you will misshape
they will misshape
Future Perfect
I will have misshaped
you will have misshaped
he/she/it will have misshaped
we will have misshaped
you will have misshaped
they will have misshaped
Future Continuous
I will be misshaping
you will be misshaping
he/she/it will be misshaping
we will be misshaping
you will be misshaping
they will be misshaping
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been misshaping
you have been misshaping
he/she/it has been misshaping
we have been misshaping
you have been misshaping
they have been misshaping
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been misshaping
you will have been misshaping
he/she/it will have been misshaping
we will have been misshaping
you will have been misshaping
they will have been misshaping
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been misshaping
you had been misshaping
he/she/it had been misshaping
we had been misshaping
you had been misshaping
they had been misshaping
Conditional
I would misshape
you would misshape
he/she/it would misshape
we would misshape
you would misshape
they would misshape
Past Conditional
I would have misshaped
you would have misshaped
he/she/it would have misshaped
we would have misshaped
you would have misshaped
they would have misshaped
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misshape

verb
To alter and spoil the natural form or appearance of:
Translations

misshape

vt. deformar, desfigurar.
References in classic literature ?
Our meddling intellect Misshapes the beauteous forms of things.
Sure, I am ok to sweat under bright lights and have a heavy-mic pack permanently misshape the waistband of a skirt, but, reader, only if it's worth it.
We in newspapers are assaulted every day with claims that we abuse our position to subvert truth and misshape public opinion.
To bridge the gap between police and community, community policing concept has been introduced, that has been added in Police Act as Police liaison Committee's, in which local representative were identified any misshape or any suspected activity and they informed the police of the area.
Laboratory tests show that polymer banknotes misshape and melt on temperature higher than 120 Celsius degrees which means that they won't damage in the laundry machine, they are cleaner and more difficult to counterfeit.
demonstrating how OCD works to misshape a life from a very young age?
Attached to the back of the saddle is a rawhide cylinder that appears to be quite old given it's misshape and patina.
The topics include a ten-year journey of cooperation, whether relevance and rigor can co-exist, professional associations supporting useful research, how business schools shape and misshape management research, and an engaged scholarship perspective.
Built around the biographies of key individuals who helped to shape (or more frequently, misshape) the region's political and economic future, they outline a number of key moments in modern Middle Eastern history from the closing decades of the nineteenth century up to the present.
Doing so damages not only the MIG gun, but it also can dent or misshape the nozzle, rendering it unusable.
But when it doesn't work, it can misshape a program unintentionally and cause all kinds of problems.
"Especially from the World War II era on, parents have had an inordinate fear that any little thing they do may permanently misshape their child's psyche." This fear is particularly intense in the boomers, the first generation fully raised under such a supposition.