depilate


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  • verb

Synonyms for depilate

remove body hair

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Rather, Luke finds unattractive the obvious visual cues that a man depilates, such as hair re-growth.
It was inconsistent to refuse to depilate on feminist principles while counting the joy of deciding whether to wear a pearl or a matt lipstick as one of the pleasures of getting dressed in the morning.
Ovid ridicules husbands who are more hairless than their wives, out of a desire to attract other men; the comic poet Novius tells us of men who depilate their buttocks to smooth the way.
HOW I cheered when Julia Roberts lifted her arms in that famous photograph and revealed she doesn't depilate her armpits.
That said, it's up to a woman to decide if she does or doesn't depilate.