verb (used without object), shaved, shaved or (especially in combination) shav·en, shav·ing.
verb (used with object), shaved, shaved or (especially in combination) shav·en, shav·ing.
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Origin of shave
OTHER WORDS FROM shave
Example sentences from the Web for shave
And when he shaved clean the perfectly coiffed hair, she was viscerally horrified.
At least Jake Gyllenhaal shaved off his grotesque face scarf this year.Leo, the Beard Has to Go: When a Man’s Facial Hair Reaches Crisis Point|Tim Teeman|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I was really strong, I had put on all this muscle for this movie I did and I had a shaved head.Scott Haze on Playing a Necrophiliac in ‘Child of God’ and Naked Paintballing with James Franco|Melissa Leon|August 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
France was the host, and their team was a mélange of skin tones and shaved heads the likes of which had never been seen before.
Amy Blakemore, an award-winning poet who dons a shaved head and nose ring, seems an unlikely choice for a fashion model.
So in haste he went and fetched his razor, and seizing the goat he shaved her head as smooth as the palm of his hand.Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm|Jacob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm
His forehead sloped away back, or maybe the front part of his head being all shaved made it look that way.The Haunted Pajamas|Francis Perry Elliott
I noticed later they were not ground to an edge, but shaved with steel spoke-shave.From Edinburgh to India & Burmah|William G. Burn Murdoch
He lighted his candle, and shaved himself with an unshaken hand.Skipper Worse|Alexander Lange Kielland
She promised to wear woman's apparel, and to let her head be shaved.The Life of Joan of Arc, Vol. 1 and 2 (of 2)|Anatole France
British Dictionary definitions for shave
verb shaves, shaving, shaved, shaved or shaven (mainly tr)
Derived forms of shaveshavable or shaveable, adjective
Word Origin for shave
Idioms and Phrases with shave
see close call (shave).