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Meaning of "shavie" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SHAVIE

shavie  [ˈʃeɪvɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SHAVIE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Shavie is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SHAVIE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of shavie in the English dictionary

The definition of shavie in the dictionary is a trick or a prank.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SHAVIE


agave
əˈɡeɪvɪ
cavie
ˈkeɪvɪ
cavy
ˈkeɪvɪ
clavie
ˈkleɪvɪ
Davy
ˈdeɪvɪ
gravy
ˈɡreɪvɪ
mavie
ˈmeɪvɪ
navy
ˈneɪvɪ
slavey
ˈsleɪvɪ
wavey
ˈweɪvɪ
wavy
ˈweɪvɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SHAVIE

shavable
shave
shaveable
shaveling
shaven
shaver
shaver outlet
shaver point
shavetail
Shavian
Shavianism
shaving
shaving brush
shaving cream
shaving foam
shaving gel
shaving soap
shaving stick
Shavuot
shaw

WORDS THAT END LIKE SHAVIE

action movie
Argovie
B-movie
buddy movie
c´est la vie
cult movie
disaster movie
eau de vie
garvie
home movie
keavie
lovie
luvvie
movie
revie
road movie
slasher movie
Thurgovie
TV movie
vie

Synonyms and antonyms of shavie in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «shavie» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SHAVIE

Find out the translation of shavie to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of shavie from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «shavie» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

shavie
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Shavie
570 millions of speakers

English

shavie
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

shavie
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

shavie
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

shavie
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Shavie
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

shavie
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

shavie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Shavie
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

shavie
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

shavie
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

shavie
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Shavie
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

shavie
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

shavie
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

शॅव्ही
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

shavie
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Shavie
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

shavie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

shavie
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

shavie
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Shavie
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

shavie
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

shavie
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

shavie
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of shavie

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SHAVIE»

The term «shavie» is used very little and occupies the 183.423 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SHAVIE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about shavie

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SHAVIE»

Discover the use of shavie in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to shavie and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Harvest of the Sea: A Contribution to the Natural and ...
[CHAP. X. Shavie senior — Ou ay, it's been geyan gweed. Shavie tertias — Fat did 3^6 say, man ? gweed — it's nae been better than last. Curcr — Well, laddie, what was wrong with last year's fishing ? Bowed Shavie — Weel awat, man, it was ...
James Glass Bertram, 1865
2
Scottish Dictionary and Supplement: In Four Volumes. Suppl. ...
SHAVIE. 1. A trick or prank. To Play one a Shavie, to play one a trick. It is used sometimes in a good, sometimes in a bad sense, Aberd., Perths., Fife. And so to fortune I must leave ye, I wish she play not you a shavie. Mcston's Poems, p. 129.
John Jamieson, 1841
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A Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language ...: ...
SHAVIE. 1. A trick or prank. To Play one a Shavie, to play one a trick. It is used sometimes in a good, sometimes in a bad sense, Aberd., Perths., Fife. And so to fortune I must leave ye, I wish she play not you a shavie. Mcston's Poems, p. 129.
John Jamieson, 1825
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The English dialect dictionary, being the complete ...
Sorrow tak' her ' bishop sleeve,' It played her sic a shavie, GRANT Lays (1384) 97 . Ayr. Hurchin Cupid shot a shaft That play'd a dame a shavie, Bonus ollly Beggars (1185) l. 1146. Ran. Kirk an' state are sisters twin 0 work the land a shavie, ...
Joseph Wright
5
The harvest of the sea
In some families the nickname has come to be as hereditary as the surname ; and when Shavie senior crosses “that bourne,” etc., Shavie junior will still perpetuate the family “tee” name. All kinds of circumstances are indicated by these ...
James G. Bertram
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The Harvest of the Sea
Bowed Shavie — Weel awat, man, it was naething till brag o', an' fat's mair, I lost my beets, at it ; ye'll be gaun till gie's a new pair neist fishin' ? Shavie senior — Ay , that was whan he £-nockit his k-nee again the boat-shore and brak his cweet.
James Glass Bertram, 1885
7
The Works: In Four Volumes
Shavie. To do an ill turn. “ I played my filly sic a shavie.” - Burns. Shaw. To show ; a small wood in a hollow place. “ Amang the shaws are nuts and haws.” Scots Rhyme. Sheep-shank. To think ane's self nae sheep-shank; to be conceited.
Robert Burns, Allan Cunningham, 1835
8
The poetical works of Robert Burns
Hand tae the Muse, my dainty Davie : The warl' may play you monie a shavie ; But for the Muse, shell never leave ye, Tho' e'er sae puir, Na, even tho' limpin' wi" the spavie Frae door tae door. THE IXVEXTORY, IN ANSWER TO THE USUAL ...
Robert Burns, Alexander Smith, 1865
9
Robert Burns and Cultural Authority
Haud tae the Muse, my dainty Davie: The warl' may play you [monie] a shavie; But for the Muse, she'll never leave ye, Tho' e'er sae puir, Na', even tho' limpan wi' the spavie Frae door tae door. ['Second Epistle to Davie',] lines 19-48 Poetry ...
Robert Crawford, 1997
10
Poetical Works
Haud to the Muse, my dainty Davie : The warl' may play you mony a shavie ; But for the Muse, she'll never leave ye, Tho' e'er sae puir, Na, even tho' limpin wi' the spavie Frae door to door. THE INVENTORY. IN ANSWER TO A MANDATE BY A  ...
Robert Burns, 1829

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SHAVIE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term shavie is used in the context of the following news items.
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Carl Larocque receives 15 to 20-year sentence for shooting one …
Carl Larocque, 28, is led away from Superior Court after being sentenced on Friday to 15 to 20 years for voluntary manslaughter of Kevin Shavies Jr. (Michael D. «MassLive.com, Jun 15»
2
Larocque found guilty of manslaughter in death of friend
WORCESTER - Testifying in his own defense in the shooting death of 21-year-old Kevin Shavies Jr., Carl Larocque told a jury Wednesday that Mr. Shavies was ... «Worcester Telegram, Jun 15»
3
Worcester man, charged with murdering best friend, found guilty of …
While prosecutors alleged that the killing of Mr. Shavies was premeditated murder, Mr. Larocque testified Wednesday that he shot Mr. Shavies in self-defense. «Worcester Telegram, Jun 15»
4
Testimony: Worcester man told others he didn't mean to kill best friend
Mr. Larocque, 28, is on trial in Worcester Superior Court on a charge of first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of the 21-year-old Mr. Shavies, whose body was ... «Worcester Telegram, Jun 15»
5
All right on The Gala Rig say race meeting organisers
Golden Mile - Colin 'Shavie' Davis, one of the owners of winner Mr Mo recieves the trohpy and the 1000 cheque from committee member and judge Gary ... «Selkirk Weekend Advertiser, Jun 15»
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Crompton Park murder victim's girlfriend testifies suspect 'just didn't …
WORCESTER - A tearful Yamaira Montarvo told a Worcester Superior Court jury Thursday that the last words uttered by Kevin Shavies Jr. before he left their ... «Worcester Telegram, Jun 15»
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Oakland woman charged in man's fatal shooting
... and she was arrested about 4:30 p.m. Oct. 4 at a relative's house in East Oakland by a police Crime Reduction Team supervised by Sgt. Fred Shavies. «San Jose Mercury News, Oct 14»
8
Quick Bites: Cheese festival, burger battles and more
The drink was created native Atlantan Elizabeth Wiltgen, who now lives in Los Angeles where she created the Ice Ice Shavie food truck. Twin Smokers Barbecue ... «Atlanta Intown, Sep 14»
9
Former Bears Conduct Hoops Camp
"We've been pretty fortunate, we've had good basketball players and good people," said Anthony Shavies who played in Austria. "And that means a lot. We have ... «OzarksFirst.com, Jul 14»
10
Courthouse records
Kaheim Shavies, 27, of 139 Endicott St, Worcester, charged with leaving the scene of a property damage accident, found guilty, sentenced to 6 months in House ... «Worcester Telegram, Mar 14»

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