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shaven

[shey-vuh n]
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verb
  1. a past participle of shave.
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adjective
  1. closely trimmed.
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Related formsun·shav·en, adjective
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  • Unwashed and unshaven, he saunters moodily about, weary and dejected.

  • At night he would rub his unshaven cheek on Sue's small cheek and tickle her.

    The Harbor

    Ernest Poole

  • His all-night ride from Cherbourg had left him disheveled, unshaven and hungry.

    The Harbor

    Ernest Poole

  • It lit his unshaven face from his unwashed brow to his chin.

  • A little yellow, ragged, lame, unshaven scarecrow of a chap.

    The First and The Last

    John Galsworthy


British Dictionary definitions for unshaven

unshaven

adjective
  1. not having shaved or been shaven recently
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shaven

adjective
    1. closely shaved or tonsured
    2. (in combination)clean-shaven
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