Definition of straight razor in English:

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straight razor


North American term for cut-throat razor.
Example sentences
  • Pipe smoking is going the way of the shaving brush, the straight razor, the fedora, the Freemasons.
  • I'm still trying to find info about non-disposable razors; straight razors seem a bit time-consuming.
  • A guest at the old hotel on the courthouse square of the Little Town tried to slit his own throat with a straight razor.

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