This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. Learn more

Another word for facet

a-z
Noun
  1. The particular angle from which something is considered

      1. Any aspect or phase as contrasted with another or others
      2. One of two or more contrasted parts or places within an area, identified by its location with respect to a center:
      3. The left or right half of the trunk of a human or animal body:
      1. The state of being regarded with honor or esteem:
      2. A particular point or detail
      3. Consideration or appreciation:
      1. Good wishes expressing such sentiment:
      2. One's concern for another; esteem. [from 16th c.]
      3. A particular point or aspect; respect:
      1. The fraction of a complete cycle elapsed as measured from a specified reference point and often expressed as an angle.
      2. A temporary manner, attitude, or pattern of behavior:
      3. (Astronomy) One of the cyclically recurring apparent shapes of the visibly illuminated portion of the moon or a planet.
      1. (Architecture) One of two or more openings in a window divided by a mullion or mullions.
      2. In Quaker doctrine, the guiding spirit or divine presence in each person.
      3. A person who inspires or is adored by another:
      1. A manner or way of performing something:
      2. A side, direction, or position indicated by one hand or the other
      3. A commitment or agreement, especially when sealed by a handshake; one's word:
      1. A set of assumptions, ideas and standards that form a viewpoint from which philosophical, religious and other ideas may be evaluated
      2. A set of ideas, as of philosophical or religious doctrine, in terms of which other ideas are interpreted or assigned meaning.
      3. (Physics) a set of axes which enable an observer to measure the position and motion of all bodies in some system relative to the reference frame
      1. The configuration of the stars, constellations, or planets in relation to one another.
      2. A side facing in a given direction; exposure
      3. The side of an object, such as an organ, that is facing in a particular direction.
      1. The place, position, or direction from which an object is presented to view:
      2. A member of a Germanic tribe first mentioned by Tacitus, one of several which invaded Britain and merged to become the Anglo-Saxons.
      3. The shape made by two straight lines meeting at a common point, the vertex, or by two planes meeting along an edge
    See also:

    perspective

Another word for facet

Noun
      1. Any aspect or phase as contrasted with another or others
      2. One of two or more contrasted parts or places within an area, identified by its location with respect to a center:
      3. A distinct aspect:
      1. A marked side:
      2. The side or surface that is marked, as of a clock, playing card, domino, etc., or that is finished, as of fabric, leather, etc.
      3. The right side, as of fabric.
      1. The configuration of the stars, constellations, or planets in relation to one another.
      2. A side facing in a given direction; exposure
      3. The side of an object, such as an organ, that is facing in a particular direction.
    See also:

    phase

    plane

    phase