Definition of false face in English:
A mask, usually wooden, traditionally worn ceremonially by some North American Indian peoples to cure the sick.
- My grandmother used to refer to Halloween masks as false faces.
- Traditionally all over Ireland wren boys and girls go out disguised with false faces and boxes to sing for the wren.
- There are prizes for the best dressed ghost and home made false faces.
Definition of false face in:
- British & World English dictionary
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