\ ˈshāvd How to pronounce shaved (audio) \

Definition of shaved

1 : having the hair cut close to the skin a shaved head
2 : cut from a larger portion into thin slivers or slices shaved ice Instead of cheese shaving, try shaved fennel, radish or cucumber. An Asian-style presentation could include soy sauce, sesame oil, grated ginger and shaved daikon radish.— Sam Gugino

First Known Use of shaved

1604, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of shaved was in 1604

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to move with exaggerated bouncy motions

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