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Wordnet 3.0


1. having a well-proportioned and pleasing shape;
- Example: "a slim waist and shapely legs"

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Shapely \Shape"ly\, a. [Compar. Shapelier; superl. Shapeliest.] 1. Well-formed; having a regular shape; comely; symmetrical. --T. Warton. [1913 Webster] Waste sandy valleys, once perplexed with thorn, The spiry fir and shapely box adorn. --Pope. [1913 Webster] Where the shapely column stood. --Couper. [1913 Webster] 2. Fit; suitable. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Shaply for to be an alderman. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

shapely adj 1: having a well-proportioned and pleasing shape; "a slim waist and shapely legs" [ant: unshapely]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

48 Moby Thesaurus words for "shapely": Junoesque, agreeable, amply endowed, balanced, becoming, bonny, braw, built, built for comfort, buxom, callipygian, callipygous, clean, clean-cut, clean-limbed, comely, curvaceous, curvy, fair, goddess-like, good-looking, goodly, graceful, likely, lovely to behold, neat, personable, pleasing, pneumatic, presentable, proportioned, regular, rounded, sexy, sightly, slender, stacked, statuesque, symmetrical, trim, voluptuous, well-built, well-favored, well-formed, well-made, well-proportioned, well-shaped, well-stacked