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The Definition of - shave (verb)

    verb (used without object), shaved, shaved or (especially in combination) shaven, shaving.
    1.
    to remove a growth of beard with a razor.
    verb (used with object), shaved, shaved or (especially in combination) shaven, shaving.
    2.
    to remove hair from (the face, legs, etc.) by cutting it off close to the skin with a razor.
    3.
    to cut off (hair, especially the beard) close to the skin with a razor (often followed by off or away).
    4.
    to cut or scrape away the surface of with a sharp-edged tool:
    to shave hides in preparing leather.
    5.
    to reduce to shavings or thin slices:
    to shave wood.
    6.
    to cut or trim closely:
    to shave a lawn.
    7.
    to scrape, graze, or come very near to:
    The car just shaved the garage door.
    8.
    Commerce. to purchase (a note) at a rate of discount greater than is legal or customary.
    9.
    to reduce or deduct from:
    The store shaved the price of winter suits in the spring.
    noun
    10.
    the act, process, or an instance of shaving or being shaved.
    11.
    a thin slice; a shaving.
    12.
    any of various tools for shaving, scraping, removing thin slices, etc.

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Word Origin & History of - shave

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