shaving brush


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n shaving brush a brush used to apply lather prior to shaving
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Shaving brush a brush used in lathering the face preparatory to shaving it.
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In literature:

So Procurio laid them out in neat array also a razer and brush for shaving.
"The Young Visiters or, Mr. Salteena's Plan" by Daisy Ashford
Brushes and shaving-tools lay on the dressing-bureau.
"Three Margarets" by Laura E. Richards
By ten-fifteen he was showered and shaved, his teeth were brushed, and he was dressed.
"Out Like a Light" by Gordon Randall Garrett
The joiner slanted across the road, brushing shavings and sawdust from his white apron.
"The House with the Green Shutters" by George Douglas Brown
She definitely did want shaving and hair-brushing kept in the background.
"The Trail of the Hawk" by Sinclair Lewis
I shaved, brushed my teeth, and combed my hair.
"The Gallery" by Roger Phillips Graham
He dipped his shaving-brush into the hot water.
"The Rough Road" by William John Locke
A shaving brush and a cake of soap.
"The Trimming of Goosie" by James Hopper
Infected shaving brushes also are very dangerous.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
I shaved and brushed my hair to what, in my college days, I had considered its most elegant angle.
"My Brave and Gallant Gentleman" by Robert Watson

In poetry:

And I wanted a brush for shaving,
To soften the beard round my throttle.
It's horrible using a nail brush
When you've skin like a baby's bottle.
"The Huntsman" by Billy Bennett

In news:

Suggested tools include curry combs , soft and hard bristle brushes, buckets, shavings, sponges and a tote to hold everything.
COMMON NAMES Provision tree, Money tree, Guiana chestnut, Water chestnut, Wild cocoa tree, Shaving-brush tree.
Would You Ever Use a Shaving Brush.
When the whiskers were suitable softened, the barber removed the towels and applied, with a shaving brush, a coating of soothing, warm shaving lather that went on like lanolin.
He lathers thick shaving cream on Goodberg's face and neck with a badger hair brush.
He used the brush and the block of shaving cream.