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  Words related to shave

Related / Similar Words: shaving, trim, plane, knock off

 

Definition:
  • the act of removing hair with a razor;
  • remove body hair with a razor;
  • touch the surface of lightly; "His back shaved the counter in passing";
  • cut closely; "trim my beard";
  • make shavings of or reduce to shavings; "shave the radish";
  • cut or remove with or as if with a plane; "The machine shaved off fine layers from the piece of wood";
  • cut the price of;

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    Hyponyms: tonsure, razor, skive, fleece, shear, mark down

     

    Derivational Morphology: shaving, shaver, electric shaver, electric razor, grazing, skimming, trim, trimming, clipping, paring, sliver, plane, carpenter's plane, woodworking plane, planer, planing machine

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese:   Dutch: zich  
    Finnish: ajaa   French: raser  
    German: rasieren   Hungarian: borotvál  
    Italian: radere   Japanese: そる  
    Korean: 변도하다   Latin: radere  
    Norwegian: barbere   Portuguese: barbear-se  
    Russian: бриться   Spanish: afeitar  
    Swedish: raka   Turkish: tıraş  
     
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