shaveling

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noun shave·ling \ˈshāv-liŋ\

Definition of shaveling

  1. 1 usually disparaging :  a tonsured clergyman :  priest

  2. 2 :  youth, stripling

Examples of shaveling in a sentence

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

1529

First Known Use of shaveling

1529


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