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American English: /ˈfeɪs ˌseɪvər/British English: /ˈfeɪsseɪvə/

Translation of face-saver in Spanish:


  • salida (feminine) para salvar la dignidad or para quedar bien

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    Pronunciation: ˈduːfʌs
    a stupid person
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    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.