clean-shaven

adjective
clean-shav·​en | \ ˈklēn-ˈshā-vən How to pronounce clean-shaven (audio) \

Definition of clean-shaven

: having the hair shaved off His colorful language is as much a part of his image as his clean-shaven head and bulging biceps.— Roman Modrowski especially : having a shaved face : having no beard or mustache Her ideal mate is at least 6-foot-3, athletic and either clean-shaven or sporting a nice goatee. Ebony

First Known Use of clean-shaven

1823, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of clean-shaven was in 1823

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“Clean-shaven.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clean-shaven. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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