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shaveling

shaveling

noun shave·ling \ˈshāv-liŋ\

Definition of SHAVELING

1
usually disparaging :  a tonsured clergyman :  priest

Examples of SHAVELING

  1. <ever since he was a shaveling, he's wanted to be an airline pilot, just like his dad>

First Known Use of SHAVELING

1529

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