Definition Of face

verb

be positioned with the face or front toward (someone or something).

he turned to face her

confront and deal with or accept a difficult or unpleasant task, fact, or situation.

honesty forced her to face facts

confront and deal with or accept.

honesty forced her to face facts

cover the surface of (a thing) with a layer of a different material.

the external basement walls were faced with granite slabs

cover the surface of (something) with a layer of a different material.

the external basement walls were faced with granite slabs


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Example Of face

  • face of the moon

  • a dial like the face of a clock

  • a series of loggias make up the face of the church

  • A thin trickle of water drips down the dank side of a cliff face to splash into the stream below.

  • A typical map divides the eye into sections, using the image of a clock face as a base.


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