Synonyms for shaping

Synonyms for (noun) shaping

Synonyms: formation, shaping

Definition: the act of fabricating something in a particular shape

Similar words: fabrication, manufacture, manufacturing

Definition: the act of making something (a product) from raw materials

Usage: the synthesis and fabrication of single crystals; an improvement in the manufacture of explosives; manufacturing is vital to Great Britain

Synonyms: shaping, defining

Definition: any process serving to define the shape of something

Similar words: physical process, process

Definition: a sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states

Usage: events now in process; the process of calcification begins later for boys than for girls

Synonyms for (adj) shaping

Synonyms: formative, shaping, plastic

Definition: forming or capable of forming or molding or fashioning

Usage: a formative influence; a formative experience

Similar words: constructive

Definition: constructing or tending to construct or improve or promote development

Usage: constructive criticism; a constructive attitude; a constructive philosophy; constructive permission

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