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  Definition of shave
  1. the act of removing hair with a razor
  2. remove body hair with a razor
  3. touch the surface of lightly; "His back shaved the counter in passing"
  4. cut closely; "trim my beard"
  5. make shavings of or reduce to shavings; "shave the radish"
  6. cut or remove with or as if with a plane; "The machine shaved off fine layers from the piece of wood"
  7. cut the price of
Similar Words: shaving, trim, plane, knock off

 

Hyponyms: tonsure, razor, skive, fleece, shear, mark down

 

Derivational Morphology: shaving, shaver, electric shaver, electric razor, grazing, skimming, trim, trimming, clipping, paring, sliver, plane, carpenter's plane, woodworking plane, planer, planing machine

 

Language Translations:
Chinese:   Dutch: zich  
Finnish: ajaa   French: raser  
German: rasieren   Hungarian: borotvál  
Italian: radere   Japanese: そる  
Korean: 변도하다   Latin: radere  
Norwegian: barbere   Portuguese: barbear-se  
Russian: бриться   Spanish: afeitar  
Swedish: raka   Turkish: tıraş  
 
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