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shave

verb

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1 to make (something) shorter or smaller with the use of a cutting instrument
  • he always shaves most of his hair off when the weather starts getting warmer

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2 to pass lightly across or touch gently especially in passing
  • just shaved the concrete post as the car turned the corner

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shave

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of shave (Entry 2 of 2)

as in shaving, clipping

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The first known use of shave was before the 12th century

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“Shave.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shave. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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