noun• informal , chiefly British
- 1A blow to the face: I wish I’d landed him a facer!More example sentences
- In the twelfth round, Gamble put in a tremendous facer, that split his opponent's nose, and the claret flew in all directions.
- A good deal of sparring took place, when, a favourable opportunity offering, Gulley put in a desperate facer, which Gregson immediately returned, by giving his adversary a severe blow on the side of the head.
- 1.1A sudden difficulty: I didn’t know they’d gone; it’s a bit of a facer, isn’t it?More example sentences
- It was a facer, Yetive and Beverly felt as though a steel trap suddenly had been closed down upon them.
- It was a facer for Balcom and he quickly guided the conversation into less dangerous channels.
More definitions of facerDefinition of facer in:
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