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Meaning of SHAVER

Pronunciation:  'sheyvur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a razor powered by an electric motor
  2. [n]  a young person of either sex (between birth and puberty); "she writes books for children"; "they're just kids"; "`tiddler' is a British term for youngsters"
  3. [n]  an adult male who shaves

SHAVER is a 6 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: child, electric razor, electric shaver, fry, kid, minor, nestling, nipper, small fry, tiddler, tike, tyke, youngster
 See Also: adult male, bairn, bambino, buster, changeling, child's body, foster-child, imp, juvenile, juvenile person, kiddy, man, monkey, orphan, picaninny, piccaninny, pickaninny, preschooler, pupil, rapscallion, rascal, razor, scalawag, scallywag, scamp, schoolchild, silly, sprog, toddler, tot, urchin, waif, yearling



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Shav"er\, n.
1. One who shaves; one whose occupation is to shave.

2. One who is close in bargains; a sharper. --Swift.

3. One who fleeces; a pillager; a plunderer.

         By these shavers the Turks were stripped. --Knolles.

4. A boy; a lad; a little fellow. [Colloq.] ``These unlucky
   little shavers.''