clean-shaven


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clean-shav·en

(klēn′shā′vən)
adj.
1. Having the beard or hair shaved off.
2. Having recently shaved.

clean-shaven

adj
(of men) having the facial hair shaved off

clean′-shav′en



adj.
having the beard and mustache shaved off.
[1860–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.clean-shaven - closely shaved recently
shaved, shaven - having the beard or hair cut off close to the skin
Translations

clean-shaven

[ˈkliːnˈʃeɪvn] ADJ (= beardless) → sin barba ni bigote, totalmente afeitado; (= smooth-faced) → lampiño

clean-shaven

adjglatt rasiert

clean-shaven

[ˈkliːnˈʃeɪvn] adjsenza barbabaffi, sbarbato/a
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