how to pronounce shaving


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The above transcription of shaving is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

shaving is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of shaving in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… that uh i'm shaving it off to wind back …”

meanings of shaving


  1. The action of having a shave.
  2. A thin, shaved off slice of wood, metal, or other material.


  1. Present participle of shave.

words that rhyme with shaving


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