shave off

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Related to shave off: have over, get in with

w>shave off

vt sep beardsich (dat)abrasieren; sb’s beardabrasieren; woodabhobeln; she has shaved four seconds off the world recordsie hat den Weltrekord um vier Sekunden verbessert
References in classic literature ?
You must needs shave off that beard of yours, Alexis," he said to his companion.
It would be safer to assume a serious character--to shave off my whiskers, crop my hair, buy a modest hat and umbrella, and dress entirely in black.
Bon voyage, as they say, and take my counsel, and shave off them mustachios, or they'll bring you into mischief.
Andrew had the idea of having his own mini shave-off to launch Movember in the town and has already raised more than PS1,750 on his Just Giving Big Shave Off page (https://www.
Shoppers and staff turned out to see Asda worker Ashley shave off her locks.
Patna: Rampaging criminals chopped off the ear of a retired Indian trooper after he refused to shave off his long, bushy moustache.
My son-in-law was desperate to start the shave off, so he put more money in so he could kick it all off.
Sydney, Jan 7 ( ANI ): Australian pace sensation Mitchell Johnson, who was awarded the 'Man of the Series' title, has reportedly promised to shave off his menacing moustache, which he had dyed pink, following his team's 5-0 Ashes clean sweep.
I jokingly said that after treatment, if her hair were to fall out, I would shave off mine, raising money at the same time.
Or suggest that you'll shave off your beard and cut your hair to see how you like it, but if you don't, then they're growing back
The 62-year-old made the decision to shave off all her hair in aid of charity after her older sister and niece both died of lung cancer.
What you don't want is stubble, which will happen if you shave off the wispy hair.