close shaves

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synonyms for close shaves

On this page you'll find 31 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to close shaves, such as: close call, close shave, narrow escape, near hit, near thing, and squeaker.

How to use close shaves in a sentence

  • A chance remark was made about a recent trip on which he had been lost in the mist, and had two very close shaves from crashing.

    Air Men o' War | Boyd Cable
  • Ive had some mighty narrow calls Some close shaves not a few, But one of the fairly closest Ill now narrate to you.

    Trench Ballads and Other Verses | Erwin Clarkson Garrett

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