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Definition of 'shave'


  1. the act of removing hair with a razor
       Synonyms: shaving


  1. remove body hair with a razor
  2. cut closely; "trim my beard"
       Synonyms: trim
  3. cut the price of
       Synonyms: knock off
  4. cut or remove with or as if with a plane; "The machine shaved off fine layers from the piece of wood"
       Synonyms: plane
  5. make shavings of or reduce to shavings; "shave the radish"
  6. touch the surface of lightly; "His back shaved the counter in passing"

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