little shaver

little shaver

Rur. a child; a baby. I think the little shaver needs her diaper changed. Tom thinks his grandson is the cutest little shaver there ever was.
See also: little
References in classic literature ?
Yes, my youngster; so that in that country you'd be toddling after your mammy yet, and that old chap yonder, who looks about fifty, would only be a little shaver of four and a half.
And I, a little shaver of seven, my heart in my mouth, my trembling body strung tense as a deer's on the verge of flight, peered wonderingly in at the open door and learned more of the strangeness of men.
I like a bed and a minibar and a little shaver point.
When he was a little shaver, my wife's youngest brother accidentally fell atop a cow while "tightrope walking" the top rail around the corral.
Lemon-parsley butter (see "Just a Little Shaver," page 218)
It is always a marvel to watch it transform during Advent--a sacred holiday symbol of little shavers, dreams and prayers sprouting like the rod of Jesse, the growth so real you can measure it with a ruler, which I always do.
Road run: Mustaches will be the order of the day when Willamalane holds its Must-Dash 1K and Little Shavers Fun Run on Feb.