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A woman's face

From Old French (and modern) face, from Vulgar Latin *facia, from Latin facies (form, appearance).

Singular
face

Plural
faces

face (plural faces)

  1. (anatomy) The front part of the head, featuring the eyes, nose, and mouth and the surrounding area.
    She has a pretty face.
  2. One's facial expression.
    Why the sad face?
  3. The public image; outward appearance.
    The face of this company.
    He managed to show a bold face despite his embarrassment.
  4. Good reputation; standing in the eyes of others; dignity; prestige. (See lose face, save face).
  5. (geometry) Any of the flat bounding surfaces of a polyhedron.
  6. Any surface; especially a front or outer one.
    Put a big sign on each face of the building that can be seen from the road.
    They climbed the north face of the mountain.
    She wanted to wipe him off the face of the earth.
  7. The numbered dial of a clock or watch.
  8. (slang) The mouth.
    Shut your face!
    He's always stuffing his face with chips.
  9. (slang) Makeup; one's complete facial cosmetic application.
    I'll be out in a sec, just let me put on my face.
  10. (slang, professional wrestling) The good guy; a wrestler embodying heroic or virtuous traits.
    The fans cheered on the face as he made his comeback.
  11. (cricket) The front surface of a bat.
  12. (card games) the side of the card that shows its value (as opposed to the back side, which looks the same on all cards of the deck)
  13. (typography) A typeface.


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