1 an adult male who shaves
2 a young person of either sex; "she writes books
for children"; "they're just kids"; "`tiddler' is a British term
for youngsters" [syn: child
, small fry
3 a razor powered by an electric motor [syn:
- In its meaning of a young man, recorded since 1592, the word
shaver has also been postulated to derive from the Romany chhavo 'young man', which also
gives us the modern slang chav, ultimately derived from the
'infant' (human or animal)
- One who shaves
- barber, one whose
occupation is to shave.
- A tool or machine for shaving; an electric razor.
- One who is close in bargains; a sharper.
- One who fleeces; a
pillager; a plunderer.
- A boy; a lad; a little
Shaver refers to a person or object which shaves:
shaver in German: Shaver