razor

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈreɪzər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈreɪzɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(rāzər)


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razor

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. use [an electric, a triple-blade, a disposable] razor
  2. buy new blades for the razor
  3. [charge, recharge, plug in] the razor
  4. a razor for [men, women]
  5. took a razor to her [leg, armpit] hair
  6. cut myself with a razor
  7. glided the razor over his [chin, beard, cheek, sideburns]
  8. used a razor to trim his [goatee, sideburns, beard]
  9. a [straight, safety, five-blade] razor
  10. removed his [earlobe, pubic] hair with a razor
  11. a couple of nicks from the razor
  12. the [whirring, humming, buzzing] of the (electric) razor
  13. slang: hone one's [mind, survival instincts, reactions] to a razor's edge
  14. slang: the razor's edge of [chic, science, technology]
  15. slang: the [family, economy, match] is on a razor's edge
adv
  1. has a razor-sharp mind
  2. her mind is razor sharp
  3. is razor thin
  4. by a razor thin margin
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