razor blade


: a small, thin, sharp piece of metal that is used in a razor

Examples of razor blade in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The one shaped like a razor blade, though, has unsurprisingly garnered controversy for potentially glorifying self-harm and cutting. Jon Blistein, Rolling Stone, 11 Jan. 2024 Get a thick, black Sharpie marker and cut a very shallow groove in the tip with a razor blade or utility knife. Joe Cermele, Outdoor Life, 7 Dec. 2023 Spread a little cleaner on the spill, then scrape it off with a single-edge razor blade held at a 45-degree angle to the surface. Jeanne Huber, Washington Post, 27 Oct. 2023 Warning: When scraping glass with a razor blade scraper, always hold the scraper flat against the glass, moving forward in a steady straight motion. Kamron Sanders, Better Homes & Gardens, 2 Aug. 2023 Without waiting for the cooktop to cool, use a razor blade in a holder to move the spilled material to a cool part of the cooktop. Jeanne Huber, Washington Post, 27 Oct. 2023 Scrape off as much as possible, using a razor blade held as flat as possible to the surface. Jeanne Huber, Washington Post, 14 Apr. 2023 Cavalcante had a razor blade in his backpack when he was captured this week, Clark said. Emily Mae Czachor, CBS News, 14 Sep. 2023 Unlike a traditional electric razor, a head shaver gets as close to the head as possible without using a razor blade. Good Housekeeping, 31 Aug. 2023 See More

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“Razor blade.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/razor%20blade. Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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