How do you correctly say "sth-shaped", such as "heart-shaped" or "star-shaped"? Do you say 心状?星星状?


shape (n): 形狀

to shape (v): 塑造

shaped (adj): 形状的

  • you can omit 状 in 形状的


heart-shaped= 心形的

star-shaped = 星星形的

  • Note that 星形 is also fine. – Sweeper Apr 11 '17 at 10:07

Your Answer

By clicking "Post Your Answer", you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy, and that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.