in good shape

in good shape

1. Functioning well or in working order. The TV was acting up earlier, but it seems to be in good shape ever since I smacked it. We'll be in good shape once we get the server up and running.
2. In good, robust health; strong or fit. Sadly, I'm not in good shape anymore. Ten years working behind a desk has given me quite a belly! Wow, Jim is really in good shape these days.
See also: good, shape

*in good shape

 and *in good condition physically and functionally sound and sturdy. (Used for both people and things. *Typically: be ~; get ~; keep ~.)
This car isn't in good shape. I'd like to have one that's in better condition. Mary is in good condition. She exercises and eats right to stay healthy. You have to make an effort to get into good shape.
See also: good, shape
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The Central Office Building is in good shape and will soon be ready for interior finishes to commence.
The film, launched at the same time in 15 cities around the world, shows Jacko in good shape performing his hits in rehearsals for his planned series of summer gigs at London's 02 arena.