English dictionary definition of:

face


Noun

  • a vertical surface of a building or cliff
  • the side upon which the use of a thing depends (usually the most prominent surface of an object)
  • the striking or working surface of an implement
  • the general outward appearance of something
  • the feelings expressed on a person's face
  • impudent aggressiveness
  • status in the eyes of others
  • the front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear
  • the part of an animal corresponding to the human face
  • a specific size and style of type within a type family
  • a contorted facial expression
  • a surface forming part of the outside of an object
  • a part of a person that is used to refer to a person

Verb

  • deal with (something unpleasant) head on
  • present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize
  • oppose, as in hostility or a competition
  • cover the front or surface of
  • line the edge (of a garment) with a different material
  • turn so as to face; turn the face in a certain direction
  • turn so as to expose the face
  • be oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point; be opposite to
  • be opposite

Thesaurus

aspect boldness brass case cheek confront expression font fount front grimace look nerve present side typeface

Scrabble score for face


Scrabble score = 9

generated at 04:59:21 on 19-11-19

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