Close-shave meaning

klōs
A narrow escape; a close call.
noun
0
0
A narrow escape from danger.
noun
0
0
A shave that is very short or near the skin.

He used a new razor blade for a good, close shave.

noun
0
0
(idiomatic) A near accident or mishap; a dangerous or risky encounter or incident.

I had a close shave with somebody who pulled out in front of me on the road, but I swerved and managed not to hit him.

noun
0
0
Advertisement