The front part of a person’s head from the forehead to the chin, or the corresponding part in an animal
Look directly at someone without showing embarrassment, fear, or shame
Show contempt or scorn for
Look fixedly or boldly at someone
a beautiful face
With the face or surface turned upward to view
A face that is expressionless, impassive, humourless, or disapproving; a poker face.
A leader of a group of mods; an exceptionally fashionable mod.
A smooth round face like a baby’s
= body type.
The side of the head of a golf club that strikes the ball
A face like that of a dog (in early use as a term of abuse or reproach).
An exaggerated pouting expression in which the lips are thrust outward, typically made by a person posing for a photograph
With the face or surface turned toward the ground
Suffer a loss of respect; be humiliated
Retain respect; avoid humiliation
Take up an attitude of confrontation, especially at the start of a fight or game
A direct confrontation between two people or groups
Any of the bones of the face; especially a cheekbone.
(In prosthetic dentistry) any of various devices, typically in the form of an adjustable metal frame extending between the temporomandibular joints, used to record the relationship of the teeth to the movement of the mandible.
A playing card that is a king, queen, or jack of a suit
(More fully face cogwheel) a cog or tooth on the flat part of a wheel, parallel to the axle, rather than on the rim.
(As a measure of cut wood) a pile of wood eight feet long by four feet high by one piece deep.
The first thin piece of timber removed from a log when a straight face is cut along it.
A wall having a vertical face, usually of stone or wood, on one side only, the other side being an earthen embankment.
The fly Musca autumnalis (family Muscidae), resembling the house fly, which gathers in large numbers on the faces of cattle and other livestock and feeds on secretions and open wounds; also called (especially British) autumn fly.
The alignment of the face of a structure, building, etc.
A miner who works at the face of a mine.
A protective mask covering the nose and mouth or nose and eyes
A cosmetic preparation spread over the face and left for some time to cleanse and improve the condition of the skin
The front elevation of a plan or drawing.
Facial movement; expression or interaction using this.
Time spent in face-to-face contact with someone
An urn decorated with a face or faces.
The (or a) wall of a structure or building that faces out; specifically the front wall.
A wind blowing against or into the face.
(Of brickwork) = fair-faced.
A face like that of a frog; a person with such a face (frequently as a derogatory form of address).
With all of the face visible; facing directly at someone or something
A neutral or serious facial expression, as displayed by a sports player or gambler
(As a term of abuse) a person considered to have a face or facial expression like that of a hog.
(In military contexts) a command to turn 90 degrees to the left
An unhappy or disappointed expression
A moon-shaped face; a round full face. Also poetic: a face likened to the moon in beauty.
A person one has not previously met, a stranger; a newcomer.
Designating or relating to any of various Roman typefaces characterized by oblique stress, bracketed serifs, little contrast between thick and thin strokes, and great variation in character widths.
A round, flat face resembling a pie; a person with such a face, especially if appearing blank or expressionless; a stupid person.
An expression seen in apes or monkeys at play, in which the mouth is open but the teeth are hidden.
Either of the two surfaces of a magnet where a pole appears to be located and where there is a high concentration of flux lines.