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Face 1

Definition: The exterior form or appearance of anything; that part which presents itself to the view; especially, the front or upper part or surface; that which particularly offers itself to the view of a spectator.

Face 2

Definition: That part of a body, having several sides, which may be seen from one point, or which is presented toward a certain direction; one of the bounding planes of a solid; as, a cube has six faces.

Face 3

Definition: The principal dressed surface of a plate, disk, or pulley; the principal flat surface of a part or object.

Face 4

Definition: That part of the acting surface of a cog in a cog wheel, which projects beyond the pitch line.

Face 5

Definition: The width of a pulley, or the length of a cog from end to end; as, a pulley or cog wheel of ten inches face.

Face 6

Definition: The upper surface, or the character upon the surface, of a type, plate, etc.

Face 7

Definition: The style or cut of a type or font of type.

Face 8

Definition: Outside appearance; surface show; look; external aspect, whether natural, assumed, or acquired.

Face 9

Definition: That part of the head, esp. of man, in which the eyes, cheeks, nose, and mouth are situated; visage; countenance.

Face 10

Definition: Cast of features; expression of countenance; look; air; appearance.

Face 11

Definition: Ten degrees in extent of a sign of the zodiac.

Face 12

Definition: Maintenance of the countenance free from abashment or confusion; confidence; boldness; shamelessness; effrontery.

Face 13

Definition: Presence; sight; front; as in the phrases, before the face of, in the immediate presence of; in the face of, before, in, or against the front of; as, to fly in the face of danger; to the face of, directly to; from the face of, from the presence of.

Face 14

Definition: Mode of regard, whether favorable or unfavorable; favor or anger; mostly in Scriptural phrases.

Face 15

Definition: The end or wall of the tunnel, drift, or excavation, at which work is progressing or was last done.

Face 16

Definition: The exact amount expressed on a bill, note, bond, or other mercantile paper, without any addition for interest or reduction for discount.

Face 17

Definition: To meet in front; to oppose with firmness; to resist, or to meet for the purpose of stopping or opposing; to confront; to encounter; as, to face an enemy in the field of battle.

Face 18

Definition: To Confront impudently; to bully.

Face 19

Definition: To stand opposite to; to stand with the face or front toward; to front upon; as, the apartments of the general faced the park.

Face 20

Definition: To cover in front, for ornament, protection, etc.; to put a facing upon; as, a building faced with marble.

Face 21

Definition: To line near the edge, esp. with a different material; as, to face the front of a coat, or the bottom of a dress.

Face 22

Definition: To cover with better, or better appearing, material than the mass consists of, for purpose of deception, as the surface of a box of tea, a barrel of sugar, etc.

Face 23

Definition: To make the surface of (anything) flat or smooth; to dress the face of (a stone, a casting, etc.); esp., in turning, to shape or smooth the flat surface of, as distinguished from the cylindrical surface.

Face 24

Definition: To cause to turn or present a face or front, as in a particular direction.

Face 25

Definition: To carry a false appearance; to play the hypocrite.

Face 26

Definition: To turn the face; as, to face to the right or left.

Face 27

Definition: To present a face or front.

face 28

Definition: the act of confronting bravely; "he hated facing the facts"; "he excelled in the face of danger"

face 29

Definition: a vertical surface of a building or cliff

face 30

Definition: the side upon which the use of a thing depends (usually the most prominent surface of an object); "he dealt the cards face down"

face 31

Definition: the striking or working surface of an implement

face 32

Definition: the general outward appearance of something; "the face of the city is changing"

face 33

Definition: the expression on a person''s face; "a sad expression"; "a look of triumph"; "an angry face"

face 34

Definition: impudent aggressiveness; "I couldn''t believe her boldness"; "he had the effrontery to question my honesty"

face 35

Definition: status in the eyes of others; "he lost face"

face 36

Definition: the front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear; "he washed his face"; "I wish I had seen the look on his face when he got the news"

face 37

Definition: the part of an animal corresponding to the human face

face 38

Definition: a specific size and style of type within a type family

face 39

Definition: a contorted facial expression; "she made a grimace at the prospect"

face 40

Definition: a surface forming part of the outside of an object; "he examined all sides of the crystal"; "dew dripped from the face of the leaf"

face 41

Definition: a part of a person that is used to refer to a person; "he looked out at a roomful of faces"; "when he returned to work he met many new faces"

face 42

Definition: deal with (something unpleasant) head on; "You must confront your problems"; "He faced the terrible consequences of his mistakes"

face 43

Definition: present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize; "We confronted him with the evidence"; "He was faced with all the evidence and could no longer deny his actions"; "An enormous dilemma faces us"

face 44

Definition: oppose, as in hostility or a competition; "You must confront your opponent"; "Jackson faced Smith in the boxing ring"; "The two enemies finally confronted each other"

face 45

Definition: cover the front or surface of; "The building was faced with beautiful stones"

face 46

Definition: line the edge (of a garment) with a different material; "face the lapels of the jacket"

face 47

Definition: turn so as to face; turn the face in a certain direction; "Turn and face your partner now"

face 48

Definition: turn so as to expose the face; "face a playing card"

face 49

Definition: be oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point; be opposite to; "The house looks north"; "My backyard look onto the pond"; "The building faces the park"

face 50

Definition: be opposite; "the facing page"; "the two sofas face each other"


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