Lick into shape

Pronunciation of Lick Into Shape
/lˈɪk ˌɪntʊ ʃˈe͡ɪp/, /lˈɪk ˌɪntʊ ʃˈe‍ɪp/, /l_ˈɪ_k ˌɪ_n_t_ʊ ʃ_ˈeɪ_p/

Synonyms for lick into shape

coach (verb)

cram, drill, educate, hone, prepare, ready, school, teach, train, tutor, break in, lay it out for, pull one's coat, put through the grind, put through the mill.

drill (verb)

accustom, break, exercise, habituate, instruct, practice, rehearse, work out, tune up, walk through, get into shape.

exercise (verb)

condition, cultivate, develop, discipline, dry run, exert, fix, foster, groom, improve, inure, labor, limber up, loosen up, maneuver, ply, put out, set, strain, work, warm up, pump iron, put through grind, put through mill, run through.

groom (verb)

brush, clean, coach, comb, curry, dress, nurture, preen, prep, pretty up, prim, prime, primp, refine, refresh, rub down, sleek, slick up, smarten up, spiff up, spruce up, tend, tidy, turn out, shape up, make attractive, make presentable.

organize (verb)

adapt, adjust, catalogue, classify, codify, combine, compose, constitute, construct, coordinate, correlate, create, dispose, establish, fashion, fit, form, formulate, frame, get going, get together, group, harmonize, look after, marshal, mold, pigeonhole, put together, range, regulate, run, set up, settle, shape, standardize, straighten, straighten out, tabulate, tailor, Methodize, line up, see to, whip into shape, put in order, take care of, be responsible for.