Part of speech:
Clean and neat; carefully washed, combed, dressed, etc.
Neat or tidy in arrangement; in good order
Having no obstructions, flaws, or roughnesses; clear; regular
(Informal) Adequate; satisfactory:
Not tidy or neat; messy
The definition of shipshape is extremely neat and tidy.
Pulled or drawn tight; not slack.
Trim; neat; spruce
Of such close construction as to be impermeable:
To improve in appearance, especially by refurbishing.
To make or keep (an area) clean and orderly.
To put into order; make neat.
To control, protect, or keep orderly with or as police or a similar force
(Intransitive) To stand up, especially from a sitting position.
To make fresh, or vigorous, clean, etc.
To attend to one's appearance and clothing.
To make neat and trim; make presentable.
A group of organisms ranking above a family and below a class.
To a greater extent or degree:
Trim, neat, or smart in dress or appearance
(Slang) Spruce, smart, or dapper
Smart or chic in appearance:
dress and groom with particular care, as for a special occasion
To dress up; spruce up
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