HyperDic: change_shape

English > 1 sense of the expression change shape:
VERBchangechange shape, change form, deformassume a different shape or form
English > change shape: 1 sense > verb 1, change
Meaningassume a different shape or form.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymschange form, deform
Narrowerbend, flexform a curve
bulge, pouch, protrudeSwell or protrude outwards
deformBecome misshapen
dinge, battermake a dent or impression in
flatten, flatten outBecome flat or flatter
flex, bend, deform, twist, turnCause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked / crooked or angular form
granulate, grainBecome granular
rollTake the shape of a roll or cylinder
roll up, furlform into a cylinder by rolling
sharpen, taper, pointGive a point to
start, protrude, pop, pop out, bulge, bulge out, bug out, come outbulge outward
twist, twine, distortform into a spiral shape
unfold, stretch, stretch out, extendExtend or stretch out to a greater or the full length
BroaderchangeUndergo a change
Spanishcambiar de forma, deformar

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