Definition of aftershave in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈaftərˌSHāv/


An astringent, typically scented lotion for applying to the skin after shaving.
Example sentences
  • The clear gel is a skin prep, shaving gel and aftershave lotion.
  • I was also a little too aware of the scent of his aftershave or cologne, and the way it was making me faintly dizzy.
  • When finally they kiss, Elaine closes her eyes, inhaling the scent of his skin and aftershave.

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Syllabification: af·ter·shave

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