OTHER WORDS FROM shavenun·shav·en, adjective
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How to use shaven in a sentence
These swaggering Cossack troops were recognized by their clean-shaven heads with the exception of topknots, elegant mustaches, vibrant Tatar attire, and boisterous attitude to go along.Cossacks: The Remarkable Military Settlers of Russia and Ukraine|Dattatreya Mandal|June 16, 2022|Realm of History
At the time he had a beard, but the sharp odor permeated it, forcing him to go clean-shaven.
Co-starring a clean-shaven and prettied-up Affleck, the video sees the pair cuddling on a yacht.The Jennifer Lopez-Ben Affleck recoupling is the greatest gossip story we’ve had in years|Constance Grady|August 24, 2021|Vox
Among the guests at the Vodka Grill was Prince’s business partner, Artemenko, a tall, clean-shaven lobbyist in his early 50s.Exclusive: Documents Reveal Erik Prince's $10 Billion Plan to Make Weapons and Create a Private Army in Ukraine|Simon Shuster/Kyiv|July 7, 2021|Time
Clean-shaven and balding, Saleem is in his forties and walks with a limp.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One day, he took a monk with a cleanly shaven head and had him walk around a light bulb to demonstrate this theory.
Patrick Bateman was clean-shaven, and look at how he spent his evenings.How Straight World Stole ‘Gay’: The Last Gasp of the ‘Lumbersexual’|Tim Teeman|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Daily Beast has learned that a young clean-shaven Tarkhan joined the U.S-funded Georgian army in 2006.
One of them fetched Manuel, nicknamed Barba (Spanish for beard), who was, of course, clean shaven.Cocaine, Politicians and Wives: Inside the World’s Most Bizarre Prison|Jason Batansky|October 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He looks about thirty-five, has a clean-shaven intelligent face, and is dressed in a dark tweed suit.First Plays|A. A. Milne
His chin, thrust slightly forward in a manner almost aggressive, showed the dusk of close-shaven hair.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
In other words, the crown of his head was to be shaven, and his long hair tightly coiled upon the bare place thus made.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
And priests sit in their temples, having their garments rent, and their heads and beards shaven, and nothing upon their heads.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
It was very quiet and still in the garden, with its close-shaven lawns and the clinging scent of the roses.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White
British Dictionary definitions for shaven
- closely shaved or tonsured
- (in combination)clean-shaven