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Face

Meanings and phrases

face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear; human face
  2. the feelings expressed on a person's face; expression; look; aspect; facial expression
  3. the general outward appearance of something
  4. the striking or working surface of an implement
  5. a part of a person that is used to refer to a person
  6. the part of an animal corresponding to the human face
  7. the side upon which the use of a thing depends (usually the most prominent surface of an object)
  8. a surface forming part of the outside of an object; side
  9. impudent aggressiveness; boldness; nerve; brass; cheek
  10. status in the eyes of others
  11. a vertical surface of a building or cliff
  12. a specific size and style of type within a type family; font; fount; typeface; case
  13. a contorted facial expression; grimace

face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. deal with (something unpleasant) head on; confront; face up
  2. oppose, as in hostility or a competition; confront
  3. be oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point; be opposite to; front; look
  4. be opposite
  5. turn so as to face; turn the face in a certain direction
  6. present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize; confront; present
  7. turn so as to expose the face
  8. line the edge (of a garment) with a different material
  9. cover the front or surface of
n.
  1. biometric identification by scanning a person's face and matching it against a library of known faces; face recognition; facial recognition

bold face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a typeface with thick heavy lines; boldface; bold

clock face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the face of a clock showing hours and minutes of the day; clock dial
E.g.
  • On the west side of the tower is a blue clock face.
  • On the south side is a small window and a clock face.
  • There is another painted panel, formerly a clock face, dated 1719.

face angle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the angle formed by two edges of a polyhedral angle

face card

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of the twelve cards in a deck bearing a picture of a face; picture card; court card

face cloth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. bath linen consisting of a piece of cloth used to wash the face and body; washcloth; washrag; flannel

face cream

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a cream used cosmetically (mostly by women) for softening and cleaning the skin; cold cream; coldcream; vanishing cream

face fungus

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the hair growing on the lower part of a man's face; beard; whiskers

face guard

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. face mask consisting of a strong wire mesh on the front of football helmets

face lift

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging from your face; an incision is made near the hair line and skin is pulled back and excess tissue is excised; facelift; lift; face lifting; cosmetic surgery; rhytidectomy; rhytidoplasty; nip and tuck
  2. a renovation that improves the outward appearance (as of a building) but usually does not involve major changes; facelift; face lifting

face lifting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a renovation that improves the outward appearance (as of a building) but usually does not involve major changes; face lift; facelift
  2. plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging from your face; an incision is made near the hair line and skin is pulled back and excess tissue is excised; face lift; facelift; lift; cosmetic surgery; rhytidectomy; rhytidoplasty; nip and tuck

face mask

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. mask that provides a protective covering for the face in such sports as baseball or football or hockey
E.g.
  • A ballistic face mask is designed to protect the wearer from ballistic threats.
  • The face mask on the helmet was blue from 1974 through 1986 before changing to white.
  • Craveri's black face mask dips a bit further down the face compared to the Scripps's.

face off

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. start a game by a face-off; bully off
E.g.
  • In the last round, the remaining teams will face off.
  • It's a very sad thing that someone would shoot his face off."
  • In the last round, the remaining teams (2–2 record) will face off.

face pack

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a cream that cleanses and tones the skin; pack

face powder

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. cosmetic powder for the face
n.
  1. biometric identification by scanning a person's face and matching it against a library of known faces; facial recognition; automatic face recognition
  2. the visual perception of familiar faces
E.g.
  • FRGC data is still available to face recognition researchers.
  • Experiment 3 measures the performance of 3D face recognition.
  • Previous face recognition data sets have been restricted to still images.

face saver

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an act that avoids a loss of face (of dignity or prestige); face saving

face saving

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an act that avoids a loss of face (of dignity or prestige); face saver

face soap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. soap used as a toiletry; toilet soap; bath soap

face the music

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. accept the unpleasant consequences of one's actions; carry-the can

face time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. work time spent at the location of or in the presence of other people

face to face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. involving close contact; confronting each other
E.g.
  • They eventually came face to face, shocking Avery.
  • Circumstances bring Kunal and Mauli face to face.
  • This is the first time Phoenix meets L. Ah Leong face to face.

face towel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a small towel used to dry the hands or face; hand towel

face up

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. deal with (something unpleasant) head on; confront; face
E.g.
  • There's a lot our leading ladies must face up to.
  • If convicted, Kılıç could face up to 15 years in jail.
  • If convicted, he could face up to five years in prison.

face value

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the apparent worth as opposed to the real worth
  2. the value of a security that is set by the company issuing it; unrelated to market value; par value; nominal value
E.g.
  • Number cards carry points equal to their face value.
  • a $100 face value bond sold initially for $80).
  • For 160 years Wirt's account was taken at face value.

face veil

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a piece of more-or-less transparent material that covers the face

false face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mask worn as part of a masquerade costume

fly in the face of

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. go against; fly in the teeth of

human face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear; face
E.g.
  • The character clown makeup is a comic slant on the standard human face.
  • She prefers to capture beautiful images such as smiles, nudes and the human face.
  • A certain unusual coin from Neapolis (Naples) portrayed a bull with a human face.

make a face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. contort the face to indicate a certain mental or emotional state; grimace; pull a face

on the face of it

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. from appearances alone; -Thomas Hardy; apparently; seemingly; ostensibly

poker face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a face without any interpretable expression (as that of a good poker player)

pudding face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a large fat human face; pudding-face

pull a face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. contort the face to indicate a certain mental or emotional state; grimace; make a face

stone life face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any plant of the genus Lithops native to Africa having solitary yellow or white flowers and thick leaves that resemble stones; lithops; living stone; stoneface; stone-face; stone plant; flowering stone

straight face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a serious facial expression giving no evidence of interest or amusement

wry face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a disdainful grimace; pout; moue

expected to face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Jiří Dienstbier Jr. was expected to face Jan Švejnar.
  • Paulo Costa was expected to face Uriah Hall at the event.
  • James Vick was expected to face Paul Felder at the event.

face each

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The teams did not face each other during the 2017 season.
  • In the third round, teams with a 2–0 record will face each other.
  • In the fourth round, teams with a 2–1 record will face each other.

face each other

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The teams did not face each other during the 2017 season.
  • In the third round, teams with a 2–0 record will face each other.
  • In the fourth round, teams with a 2–1 record will face each other.

face down

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After each trick, any exposed face down cards are flipped.
  • The patient lies face down on the table.
  • Each player bids by placing one card face down on the table.

not face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He now cannot face the realities of his existence.
  • The teams did not face each other during the 2017 season.
  • The agriculture during Peter the Great did not face any major reforms.

scheduled to face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Adanza was initially scheduled to face Haigang Huang.
  • On "Raw", Sami Zayn was scheduled to face Braun Strowman.
  • Nadia Kassem was scheduled to face Yan Xiaonan at the event.

north face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • from the U.S. Capitol, ending at the north face of the White House.
  • The roof of the north face is higher than that of the main building.
  • Typically, the substructure entry was located on the north face of the pyramid.

new face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The other new face Arun (Nithin Sathya) is promising".
  • In 2016 she became the new face of L'Oréal.
  • Later, she was named the new face for the Gucci jewelry line.

face off against

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They defeated Ohio State, 64–58, in the semi-final to face off against Duke in the final.
  • In every 2 or 3 stages, you will face off against a boss (Dark Faust, Dark Mephisto or Dark Zagi).
  • One team from a pool is randomly decided to face off against a randomly decided team in another pool.

rock face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This is the biggest rock face in North America.
  • The main rock face is some 100 feet high.
  • The site includes petroglyphs and pictographs on the rock face.

public face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Babbage was its public face, backed by Richard Jones and Robert Malthus.
  • The public face of student government are the PRC's (Public Relations Commissioner).
  • Trump remained as the public face of the group, as he has on many other projects, but he lost control.

cliff face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The cliff face is lit at night by numerous flood lights.
  • The second column began work to improve this narrow track cut over the cliff face.
  • Perched water tables produce a number of small freshwater springs on the cliff face.

face brick

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The single storey building is constructed of face brick, with stucco decoration.
  • Single storey, modern face brick buildings with pitched, hipped corrugated iron and flat metal roof.
  • This was a Hawksley "type F amended" building, highset on a face brick lower level with a concrete plinth.

south face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are cliffs on the south face of the mountain.
  • The south face of the fort is almost perpendicular.
  • The south face had 54 climbing routes in 1992.

each face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Their at-home partners each face a similar temptation.
  • The pole to each face is plotted on the net.
  • Reminiscent of emoji, each face has a distinct emotion or personality.

face when

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This is one of the main problems that many victims face when coming forward that they had been raped.
  • The principles address common challenges that people on the autism spectrum face when they are out in the community.
  • It examined the dilemmas ministers face when dealing with crisis, and the hard decisions necessary to make to save lives.

did not face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The teams did not face each other during the 2017 season.
  • The agriculture during Peter the Great did not face any major reforms.
  • JP Duminy did not face a ball.

across the face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The nucleus is situated at one-third the distance across the face.
  • Athena then struck Arachne across the face with her staff four times.
  • However, both have been observed to transit across the face of the Sun.

face charges

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Max Payne has been taken by the police and is about to face charges for his killing spree.
  • On 7 December, the Metropolitan Police announced that Christine Bicknell would not face charges.
  • He was met by Oñate, who left for the south in early February to face charges of maladministration.

east face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Also, its east face is an cliff.
  • The CMC is rated 5.5, and ascends the east face just south of the Black Dike.
  • Several active glaciers exist on the mountain with Skillet Glacier plainly visible on the monolithic east face.

whose face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A violent inmate, whose face is not shown, escapes from a state mental facility.
  • He is a young man of "the most unaffected simplicity" (), whose face is "the true index of his mind" ().
  • Abortion was illegal in California (1962), so I paid $600 to a person whose face I never saw to terminate my pregnancy.

became the face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Gomez became the face of haircare brand Pantene in 2015.
  • In the same year she became the face of the brand Andre Tan.
  • In 2015, she became the face of Viagra, appearing in the commercials.

familiar face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She started to model at the age of 16 and had become a familiar face on the runway in Hanoi.
  • He spent the next 25 years as a familiar face in B-Westerns and mainstream comedies and dramas.
  • She was a familiar face in television broadcasting in Nigeria during the beginning of the industry.

west face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The west face bears the Ogham inscription and two crosses.
  • Several climbing routes run along the south arête and up the west face.
  • On the west face was an inscription describing the number of dead in the vault below, and honoring the "unknowns of the Civil War".

women face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Unfortunately, this only captures a small facet of the oppression women face.
  • This film depicts difficulties women face(d) in a predominantly male dominated society.
  • A theme running through her earlier work is the restrictions that women face in the private sphere.

front face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The carving in the front face of the chariot has four wooden horses drawn by Maruti.
  • At the right side of the front face, a medium-sized chip makes textual additions necessary.
  • The front face of the disc brooch depicts a stylized chest portrait on a now red background.

rather than face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Lundy left town rather than face trial; Greer was acquitted.
  • Barley resigned rather than face Armstrong in a primary election.
  • On April 6, Al-Jarallah resigned rather than face the no-confidence vote.

face during

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Access to the mesa is by a road blasted into the rock face during the 1950s.
  • As a cut had opened on Dewees face during the second round and the doctors let the fight continue.
  • The environments that Recon Marines and Recon Corpsmen face during a mission are usually hazardous.

often face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • People who suffer from neurotmesis often face a poor prognosis.
  • People with bipolar disorder often face problems with social stigma.
  • In general, people with disability often face social stigma in Zambia.

changed the face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • changed the face of patient care in the UK.
  • In 2013, IBN LIVE named him as one of "The men who changed the face of the Indian Cinema".
  • They changed the face of this place for good which was hitherto an unproductive land and play field for wild beings.

face trial

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Lundy left town rather than face trial; Greer was acquitted.
  • Rather than surrender and face trial for war crimes, he committed suicide.
  • It was announced on 26 November 2012 that Hazell would face trial in May 2013.

face many

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Rivers face many dangers, both natural and manmade.
  • He has to face many dangers before he finds his sisters.
  • Coasts also face many human-induced environmental impacts.

turned face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She subsequently turned face and began teaming with Mayu Iwatani.
  • In addition to the initial turn-up card, a second card is turned face up to give further information.
  • Should a player build next to unexplored terrain, the terrain tile is turned face up, and the player is rewarded with a resource should the tile revealed be resource-producing.

squad to face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In June 2011, he was called up to the squad to face Benin on 5 June 2011.
  • Bannan was then called up to the Scotland squad to face Brazil in March 2011.
  • On 4 August, it was revealed Gradel had been called up to the Ivory Coast squad to face Israel.

s face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They each require a good seal between the mask and the user’s face.
  • Thad’s face is bruised.
  • Georgette, the publisher's assistant, throws etching acid in Claudin’s face, horribly scarring him.

face masks

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is so called because the dancers wear face masks which look like .
  • The face masks on the helmet changed from blue to black with the introduction of the new color.
  • It is believed that Qatari women began using face masks in the 19th century amid substantial immigration.

s face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They each require a good seal between the mask and the user’s face.
  • Thad’s face is bruised.
  • Georgette, the publisher's assistant, throws etching acid in Claudin’s face, horribly scarring him.

face and body

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This look suits a variety of face and body types.
  • Dengler killed Spitalny, switched dog-tags, and had a mob destroy his face and body.
  • Bashar narrates that on their way to Samarra, the girl kisses the letter frequently, rubbing it on her face and body.

face legal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Mothers may also face legal difficulties.
  • He was then deported by the Philippine government to face legal action in the US.
  • Women did not face legal discrimination in 2011 in areas not addressed specifically by Shari'a.

black face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The adult male has a yellow and red beak and a black face, throat and breast.
  • Its most distinguishing features are a completely black face with green eyes.
  • In 2008 they just became the N series with a black face instead of a silver face.

face paint

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • You could wave a different flag, and choose another face paint, and nothing would be lost."
  • In 1996, he donned his "costume" of face paint, bear head and arms, and a number 46 jersey.
  • Petricca noted that, the tradition of wearing face paint during their live performances evolved from the video.

full face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He is seen in full face, and looks at the spectator.
  • The camera zooms out, slowly revealing his full face.
  • Saudi women also normally wear a full face veil, such as a niqāb.

save face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • To save face, Bhimsen gave Mathabar the governorship of Gorkha.
  • After Ghemor dies, Dukat intends to save face by claiming Ghemor praised the Dominion on his deathbed.
  • To save face to the press, Leslie and Tom both jump in right after, acting as if it was a staged stunt.

face the same

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Numerous companies face the same problems and thus joined the association.
  • Her hair is palish blue like the canvas of the chair and her face the same red as the wall behind.
  • Each zone has their own mechanism of doing so, but they all face the same kind of penalties if failing to do so.

comes face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Soon after camping at Panipat, Abdali catches up with the Marathas and comes face to face.
  • Shortly thereafter, she comes face to face with a demonic Wilma Hopper, who uses her genitalia to asphyxiate Annie.
  • Disco heaven is where Alan is trained and is also the store where he comes face to face with perverted regular The Screamer.

still face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the workplace, individuals still face discrimination.
  • Although they are in decline, journalists still face intimidations.
  • However, they still face prejudice and they can't get many employment options.

forced to face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He is instead forced to face his old friend Riley in combat.
  • Alexander was forced to face his German enemies in the early months of 235.
  • Murena, still engaged, was then forced to face Taxiles and his troops as well.

northern face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There is a large crack along the northern face of the monument.
  • On the northern face of the base of the cenotaph is a bronze plaque which is inscribed with:A.D. 1924/B.L.
  • Carmel Hill belongs to the mountain range of Collserola – the Parc del Carmel is located on the northern face.

set to face

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Gadelha was replaced by Bec Hyatt, who was originally set to face Joanne Calderwood.
  • Day 1, he was set to face Jimmy Rave but Rave dropped out of the show due to travel issues.
  • Yaya Rincón was set to face Stephanie Egger but Egger withdrew and was replaced by Courtney King.
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