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Another word for face

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Noun
  1. The front surface of the head

    See also:

    precede

  2. A disposition of the facial features that conveys meaning, feeling, or mood

    See also:

    express

  3. A facial contortion indicating displeasure, disgust, or pain

    See also:

    express

  4. An outward appearance

    See also:

    surface

  5. The level of credit or respect at which one is regarded by others

    See also:

    respect

  6. The forward outer surface of a building

    See also:

    precede

  7. The outer layer of an object

    See also:

    surface

  8. The marked outer surface of an instrument

    See also:

    precede

Verb
  1. To have the face or front turned in a specific direction

    See also:

    precede

  2. To meet face-to-face, especially defiantly

    See also:

    meet

  3. To come up against

    See also:

    meet

  4. To furnish with a covering of a different material

    See also:

    surface

Another word for face

Noun
  1. Facial expression

  2. Bold or inconsiderate conduct

    See also:

    rudeness

  3. A plane surface

    See also:

    plane

    front

  4. Appearance

    See also:

    appearance

Synonym Study

  • Physiognomy refers to the general cast of features, esp. when considered as characteristic of an ethnic group or as supposedly indicative of character the physiognomy of an honest man
  • Visage refers to the form, proportions, and expression of the face, especially as indicative of general temperament a man of stern visage
  • Countenance refers to the face as it reflects the emotions or feelings and is, hence, often applied to the facial expression his happy countenance
  • Face is the basic, direct word for the front of the head