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shave / afeitarse
 
shave   [ʃeɪv]
shaved   verb: past tense
shaved
shaven   past participle
A. -noun
·to have a shave
·afeitarse,   rasurarse especially Latin America
·to have a close or narrow shave
(figurative)   salvarse de milagro or por los pelos
·that was a close shave!
·¡qué poco le ha faltado!,   ¡(ha sido) por los pelos!
B. -transitive verb
[+person, face]   afeitar,   rasurar especially Latin America
[+wood]   cepillar   (figurative)
(=skim, graze)   pasar rozando
·to shave (off) one'noun beard
·afeitarse la barba
·to shave one'noun legs
·afeitarse las piernas
C. -intransitive verb
[person]   afeitarse,   rasurarse especially Latin America
 
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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