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English definition of “shave”

shave

verb [I or T]     /ʃeɪv/
B1 to remove hair from the body , especially a man's face , by cutting it close to the skin with a razor, so that the skin feels smooth : John has to shave twice a day . I always shave my legs in the bath . Do you shave under your arms ? When my dad shaved his beard (off), he looked ten years younger .Personal hygiene and appearance - general wordsCleaning generally
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