safety razor


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safety razor

n.
A device for holding a razorblade, with guards to prevent cutting of the skin.

safety razor

n
(Hairdressing & Grooming) a razor with a guard or guards fitted close to the cutting edge or edges so that deep cuts are prevented and the risk of accidental cuts reduced

safe′ty ra`zor


n.
a razor with a guard to prevent the blade from cutting the skin.
[1875–80, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.safety razor - a razor with a guard to prevent deep cuts in the skinsafety razor - a razor with a guard to prevent deep cuts in the skin
razor - edge tool used in shaving
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Billy took up shaving with a safety razor. And, finally, Saxon was proven a false prophet and Sarah a true one.
The safety razor was a great achievement for Saxon.
I couldn't at first find my safety razor this morning, and when I did locate it the hoe was in one of my shoes.
Good sprang up with a profane exclamation (if it had not been a safety razor he would certainly have cut his throat), and so did I, without the exclamation, and this was what I saw.
It is true, after six months' correspondence, he effected a compromise, whereby he received a safety razor for "Turtle-catching," and that THE ACROPOLIS, having agreed to give him five dollars cash and five yearly subscriptions: for "The Northeast Trades," fulfilled the second part of the agreement.
It is not to be classed with safety razors and piano players and fountain pens.
The safety razor segment is expected to witness the fastest CAGR during the forecast period.
Swap disposable razors for safety razors. The body of the safety razor is metal, so you only need to replace the blade.
[ClickPress, Sat Mar 16 2019] The boutique Male Grooming Brand have celebrated the launch of their new, mouth-wateringly slick and shiny Safety Razor by crowdfunding the new edition to their collection on Kickstarter.
Don't let that stylish rose gold exterior fool you; Qui Shave's 100% stainless steel safety razor means business-just like the woman who designed it.
| 1901: King Camp Gillette patented the safety razor.
Gillette is granted a patent for the safety razor. While working as a traveling salesman, Gillette encountered William Painter, who invented a disposable bottle cap.

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