round shape


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Noun1.round shape - a shape that is curved and without sharp anglesround shape - a shape that is curved and without sharp angles
shape, form - the spatial arrangement of something as distinct from its substance; "geometry is the mathematical science of shape"
bulb - anything with a round shape resembling a teardrop
cone shape, conoid, cone - a shape whose base is a circle and whose sides taper up to a point
disk, saucer, disc - something with a round shape resembling a flat circular plate; "the moon's disk hung in a cloudless sky"
curl, curlicue, gyre, ringlet, scroll, whorl, coil, roll - a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or flower petals)
convolution, swirl, vortex, whirl - the shape of something rotating rapidly
ellipsoid of revolution, spheroid - a shape that is generated by rotating an ellipse around one of its axes; "it looked like a sphere but on closer examination I saw it was really a spheroid"
sphere - a three-dimensional closed surface such that every point on the surface is equidistant from the center
sphere - a solid figure bounded by a spherical surface (including the space it encloses)
cylinder - a surface generated by rotating a parallel line around a fixed line
torus, toroid - a ring-shaped surface generated by rotating a circle around an axis that does not intersect the circle
rim - the shape of a raised edge of a more or less circular object
References in classic literature ?
I could now see her dress in full daylight; a neat, simple mousseline-laine gown fitted her compact round shape to perfection--delicate little collar and manchettes of lace, trim Parisian brodequins showed her neck, wrists, and feet, to complete advantage; but how grave was her face as she came suddenly upon me
It was a very ordinary black hat of the usual round shape, hard and much the worse for wear.
Two kinds of apple gourd are cultivated in Punjab including bottle shaped and round shape that are grown in plain areas of Punjab.
The secret to achieving the thin round shape is in the special pans and the method of spreading the dough.
It is in keeping with the current fashion for retro styling, featuring a keyhole bridge, a round shape and a brow bar.
Brinjal or egg plant is cultivated in almost all the four provinces and farmers should sow Nirala, Be-Misal, Qaisar and Dil Nasheen varieties of round shape brinjal as they give higher yield and possess resistance against diseases, says a release issued by media liaison unit of Punjab Agriculture Department on Wednesday.
The Bale Blind's natural straw exterior and round shape is quickly accepted by animals, even in areas where large hay bales are not common.
Big enough that its gravity pulls it into a nearly round shape
Its unique round shape requires silversmiths in Christofle's Normandy workshop to conduct a precise manual silver plating procedure.
Colour yourself up in these sunglasses PS16 from Topshop in this season's must-have round shape | Palm sugar.
Then you use the muscles to create that round shape rather than let the body just be lax.
Observe: One of the requirements for a space object to be considered a planet is that it must have a nearly round shape.