Origin of shaver
Examples from the Web for shaver
Historical Examples of shaver
"Hit all began years ago when I warn't but a little bit of a shaver," he began, quietly.The Boy Chums in the Gulf of Mexico
Wilmer M. Ely
Then she laughed merrily, as only the mother of Shaver could laugh.A Reversible Santa Claus
Council meeting at Shaver's meetinghouse, in Shenandoah County.
The original settlement at Shaver's Creek was made in 1770, by an old gentleman named Shaver.History of the Early Settlement of the Juniata Valley
U. J. (Uriah James) Jones
To call a man a 'shaver' is to say he is an 'extortioner,' without going into details.The Chainbearer
J. Fenimore Cooper
"one who shaves," early 15c., agent noun from shave (v.); sense of "fellow, chap" is slang from 1590s. Meaning "shaving tool" is from 1550s. Mad shaver (1610s) was 17c. slang for "a swashbuckler, roisterer."