Search Result for "shipshape":
1. of places; characterized by order and neatness; free from disorder;
- Example: "even the barn was shipshape"
- Example: "a trim little sailboat"
[syn: shipshape, trim, well-kept]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Shipshape \Ship"shape`\, a. Arranged in a manner befitting a ship; hence, trim; tidy; orderly. [1913 Webster] Even then she expressed her scorn for the lubbery executioner's mode of tying a knot, and did it herself in a shipshape orthodox manner. --De Quincey. [1913 Webster] Keep everything shipshape, for I must go --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Shipshape \Ship"shape`\, adv. In a shipshape or seamanlike manner. [1913 Webster]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
24 Moby Thesaurus words for "shipshape": all ataunto, anal, ataunt, bungup and bilge-free, chipper, dinky, neat, orderly, sleek, slick, smart, snug, spick and span, spick-and-span, spotless, spruce, taut, tidy, tight, trig, trim, uncluttered, well-cared-for, well-groomed