Shaving - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈʃeɪvɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word shaving
Brit.  |ˈʃeɪvɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word shaving
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to shave


- the act of removing hair with a razor (syn: shave)
- a thin fragment or slice (especially of wood) that has been shaved from something (syn: paring, sliver)
- the act of brushing against while passing (syn: grazing, skimming)


I cut myself while shaving.

He lathered his face before shaving.

His face was covered with nicks and cuts after shaving.

She cut herself while shaving her legs.

I cut myself shaving this morning.

He cut his chin while shaving.

This shaving foam isn't very lathery.

On Eric's chin was a scrap of cotton wool where he'd cut himself shaving.

Brian had cut himself shaving.

The shaving cream lathered

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