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Daemon
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shipshape

(adjective) Of places; characterized by order and neatness; free from disorder.

Synonyms: trim, well-kept

Usage: Toys were strewn everywhere in the playroom, but we worked together to clean it up and soon had the place shipshape.
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Mr B. told him that 'he had worked solidly for about a week painting and revamping [Mr C's.] villa and getting it shipshape.

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Shipshape:

Adjective:
In good order; trim and neat.
"He checked that everything was shipshape"


Synonyms:
neat and tidy
orderly
well ordered
in (good) order
well kept


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(adjective) Of places; characterized by order and neatness; free from disorder.
Synonyms: trim, well-kept
Usage: Toys were strewn everywhere in the playroom, but we worked together to clean it up and soon had the place shipshape.
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