Spellweb is your one-stop resource for definitions, synonyms and correct spelling for English words,
such as shave. On this page you can see how to spell shave. Also,
for some words, you can find their
definitions, list of synonyms, as well as list of common misspellings.
plane, shaving, trim, knock off.
belittle, cheapen, debase, degrade, devaluate, devalue, mark down, slash.
cut outer covering off
barber, brush, clip, crop, cut, cut back, cut down, decorticate, graze, kiss, pare, peel, plane, prune, shear, shingle, shred, skim, skin, slash, sliver, strip, touch, trim, make bare, slice thin.
abbreviate, abridge, bob, clip, compact, compress, concentrate, condense, contract, crop, cull, curtail, decrease, decrement, deflate, deplete, diminish, downgrade, drain, dwindle, erode, lessen, lighten, minimize, nip, pare, prune, reduce, shear, shorten, shrink, taper, trim, truncate, weed.
cut, deduct, delete, depreciate, discount, dock, elide, lower, subtract.
Examples of usage:
– Her Mother's Secret by Emma D. E. N. Southworth
– Half-Past Bedtime by H. H. Bashford
– Colonel Thorndyke's Secret by G. A. Henty
– The Boy Scouts Book of Stories by Various
– The Adventures of a Special Correspondent by Jules Verne