clean-shaven

[kleen-shey-vuh n]

adjective

(of a man) having the beard and mustache shaved off.

Nearby words

  1. clean wool,
  2. clean-cut,
  3. clean-handed,
  4. clean-limbed,
  5. clean-living,
  6. clean-tech,
  7. clean-up,
  8. cleanability,
  9. cleaner,
  10. cleaning

Origin of clean-shaven

First recorded in 1860–65

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British Dictionary definitions for clean-shaven

clean-shaven

adjective

(of men) having the facial hair shaved off
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