French translation of 'shape up'
1. (= develop)
[events] prendre tournure
[person] faire des progrès
Things are shaping up nicely. Les choses commencent à prendre tournure.
The new recruits are shaping up quite well. Les nouvelles recrues font de bons progrès.
2. (= improve one’s behaviour) se prendre en main
to shape up to be sth (= look likely to be) s’annoncer comme qch
what is shaping up to be an awful winter ce qui s’annonce comme un hiver abominable
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Used Rarely. shape up is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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