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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of brushing against while passing; The act of removing hair with a razor; A thin fragment or slice (especially of wood) that has been sliced from something.

Usage examples (34)
  • Verb (used with object) : to shave hides in preparing leather. ,to shave wood. ,to shave a lawn. ,The car just shaved the garage door. ,The...
  • This razor for head shaving is truly a design tour-de-force.
  • I must tell you an instance of Ann's/gentility:/It was in shaving
  • I know that shaving is a recent development in the human schemes of things but ... ick. for more
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