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.
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clean-shaven

adj
(of men) having the facial hair shaved off
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clean′-shav′en



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

clean-shaven

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

adjglatt rasiert
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clean-shaven

[ˈkliːnˈʃeɪvn] adjsenza barbabaffi, sbarbato/a
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References in classic literature ?
He was a thin, hard-featured man, with an ascetic, acquiline cast of face, grizzled and hollow-cheeked, clean-shaven with the exception of the tiniest curved promontory of ash-colored whisker.
And here are aged Moors with flowing white beards and long white robes with vast cowls; and Bedouins with long, cowled, striped cloaks; and Negroes and Riffians with heads clean-shaven except a kinky scalp lock back of the ear or, rather, upon the after corner of the skull; and all sorts of barbarians in all sorts of weird costumes, and all more or less ragged.
He was clean-shaven. His features were regular, and it was possible to imagine that in his youth he had been good-looking.
On behalf of the whole family I beg you to come, mon cher!" These words he repeated to everyone without exception or variation, and with the same expression on his full, cheerful, clean-shaven face, the same firm pressure of the hand and the same quick, repeated bows.
He was a man, apparently of middle age, of middle height, clean-shaven, with good but undistinguished features, dark eyes, very clear and very bright, which showed, indeed, but little need of the pince-nez which hung by a thin black cord from his neck.
Ryabinin was a tall, thinnish, middle-aged man, with mustache and a projecting clean-shaven chin, and prominent muddy-looking eyes.
Yes; indeed, we suffer greatly from their activity, while you" - Mr Vladimir hesitated for a moment, in smiling perplexity - "while you suffer their presence gladly in your midst," he finished, displaying a dimple on each clean-shaven cheek.
His clean-shaven lip quivered ever so little before he said, as if wickedly amused--
It occurred to me that his clean-shaven, almost swarthy face was really of the very mobile sort, and that the absolute stillness of it was the acquired habit of a revolutionist, of a, conspirator everlastingly on his guard against self-betrayal in a world of secret spies.
But THE HORNET was run by a set of clean-shaven, strapping young men, frank buccaneers who robbed everything and everybody, not excepting one another.
His mouth's wide, and his lips are thin, and except for his little whiskers he's quite clean-shaven. He gives me a sort of sense of looking like an actor."
Liverpool fans may do a double-take the next time their heroes run out onto the pitch, when a clean-shaven and considerably younger looking Mohamed Salah takes up his position up front.