face

All Noun Verb
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  • Info The face is a central organ of sense and is also very central in the expression of emotion among humans and among numerous other species. more...
  • Cross hands - face and give left to left and right to right.
  • Once more he stood before her with his still, white, death-like face. Cited from Dreams, by Olive Schreiner
  • The death-like face was not that of the girl he loved! Cited from Nedra, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • This results in it nearly always keeping the same face turned towards Earth.
  • As a result, the eyes are then on the side which faces up.
  • Players are not allowed to look at their own face-down cards.
  • States which do not do so face considerable moral and political pressure.
  • She spoke it fast and low, with a dead-white face. Cited from The Laird's Luck and Other Fireside Tales, by Arthur Quiller-Couch ["Q"]
  • Her lips were moving slightly; but no change appeared on her death-like face. Cited from The Allen House, by T. S. Arthur
  • Soviet units faced less severe problems due to their experience with cold weather.
  • Many of his songs are concerned with the conditions faced by these working class people.
  • Field players may only play the ball with the face of the stick.
  • Almost immediately after his election as leader he was faced with a serious crisis.
  • He was a tall man with a clean cut face and a hard mouth. Cited from The Velvet Glove, by Henry Seton Merriman
  • Some players include a face on the head, either all at once or one feature at a time.
  • In either case his face very often shows his suffering.
  • Your clothing is white as snow, and your face is like the sun.
  • However, for the person facing west, the car was moving toward the left.
  • It was a young man with red hair and a pink-and-white face. Cited from Three Soldiers, by John Dos Passos
  • The players should not try to see any of the faces.
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Meaning of face

  • noun 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
  • noun The general outward appearance of something
    the face of the city is changing
  • noun The striking or working surface of an implement
  • noun 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
  • noun The part of an animal corresponding to the human face
  • noun The side upon which the use of a thing depends (usually the most prominent surface of an object)
    he dealt the cards face down
  • noun Status in the eyes of others
    he lost face
  • noun A vertical surface of a building or cliff
  • verb Be opposite
    the facing page, the two sofas face each other
  • verb Turn so as to face; turn the face in a certain direction
    Turn and face your partner now
  • verb Turn so as to expose the face
    face a playing card
  • verb Line the edge (of a garment) with a different material
    face the lapels of the jacket
  • verb Cover the front or surface of
    The building was faced with beautiful stones