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Characteristic aspect, tone, or style.
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  1. Characteristic aspect, tone, or style.
  2. The effect created by a particular use of color
  3. Appearance with regard to color.
Located at or toward the front; forward.
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  1. Located at or toward the front; forward.
  2. (Obs.) Previous; former
  3. Earlier in order of occurrence; former.
Being ahead of current economic, political, or technological trends; progressive:
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  1. Being ahead of current economic, political, or technological trends; progressive:
  2. Moving in a prescribed direction or order for normal use:
  3. (--- Now Rare) Ahead of time; early
Of or relating to a meteorological front.
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  1. Of or relating to a meteorological front.
  2. Relating to, directed toward, or situated at the front:
  3. Involving the front of the human body
More prominent or important than others, especially in position or rank:
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  1. More prominent or important than others, especially in position or rank:
  2. First in rank or importance; leading
Foremost in rank or importance:
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  1. Foremost in rank or importance:
  2. Of, relating to, or intended for the head. Often used in combination:
  3. Placed at the top or the front:
In the lead; foremost
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  1. In the lead; foremost
  2. Closest to the front of a group or pack
  3. Leading; foremost.
Occurring in advance; preceding.
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  1. Occurring in advance; preceding.
  2. Having a position in the lead; foremost:
  3. Ranking first.
Preceding all others in a series; before any other; 1st
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  1. Preceding all others in a series; before any other; 1st
  2. Corresponding in order to the number one.
  3. Ranking above all others, as in importance or quality; foremost:
(Anatomy) Located near or toward the head in lower animals.
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  1. (Anatomy) Located near or toward the head in lower animals.
  2. At or toward the front; forward; specif., ventral
  3. Coming before in time, order, or logic; previous; earlier
The front boundary line of a lot facing a street
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  1. The front boundary line of a lot facing a street
  2. The land between the front edge of a building and the street
  3. Land adjacent to something, such as a building, street, or body of water.
An outside or outside surface
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  1. An outside or outside surface
  2. A representation in visual art of the outdoors:
  3. The outside part, parts or surface of something.
The front or anterior part of something
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  1. The front or anterior part of something
  2. The first or early part of a period of time.
(Logic) The negative counterpart of an affirmative proposition, or the affirmative counterpart of a negative
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  1. (Logic) The negative counterpart of an affirmative proposition, or the affirmative counterpart of a negative
  2. The front or main surface of anything
  3. The side, as of a coin or medal, bearing the date and the main image or design
Either of the sides of this front section:
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  1. Either of the sides of this front section:
  2. A weapon consisting of a curved, flexible strip of material, especially wood, strung taut from end to end and used to launch arrows.
  3. A bending down of the head or body, as in respect or greeting
The subject of an image, often depicted at the bottom in a two-dimensional work.
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  1. The subject of an image, often depicted at the bottom in a two-dimensional work.
  2. The elements of an image which lie closest to the picture plane.
  3. (Computing) the application the user is currently interacting with; the application window that appears in front of all others.
Facial cosmetics:
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  1. Facial cosmetics:
  2. A person's countenance:
  3. The surface of the front of the head from the top of the forehead to the base of the chin and from ear to ear.
(Informal) A headache:
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  1. (Informal) A headache:
  2. A rounded compact mass, as of leaves or buds:
  3. The working end of a tool or implement:
The superior ventral surface of the human body, extending from the neck to the abdomen.
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  1. The superior ventral surface of the human body, extending from the neck to the abdomen.
  2. The face of a mine or tunnel.
  3. (Mining) The face that is being worked at the end of an excavation or tunnel
The first part:
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  1. The first part:
  2. The initial portion of some extended thing.
  3. The act or process of bringing or being brought into being; a start:
A line or position of furthest progress or advancement
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  1. A line or position of furthest progress or advancement
A small, closed truck for utility use, as deliveries, repairs, etc., or for use as an RV, airport limousine, etc.
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  1. A small, closed truck for utility use, as deliveries, repairs, etc., or for use as an RV, airport limousine, etc.
  2. (Short for) vanguard
  3. A covered or enclosed truck or wagon often used for transporting goods or livestock.
The unoccupied region separating opposing armies
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  1. The unoccupied region separating opposing armies
  2. A piece of land, usually wasteland, to which no one has a recognized title
  3. Land under dispute by two opposing parties, especially the field of battle between the lines of two opposing entrenched armies.
(Naval) The line or arrangement formed by vessels of war in an engagement.
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  1. (Naval) The line or arrangement formed by vessels of war in an engagement.
  2. Troops, ships, etc. drawn up to fight
  3. (Military) The position of troops drawn up in their usual order without any determined maneuver.
The foremost position in an army or fleet advancing into battle.
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  1. The foremost position in an army or fleet advancing into battle.
  2. (By extension) The person(s) at the forefront of any group or movement.
  3. The part of an army which goes ahead of the main body; the van
A detachment of troops stationed at a distance from a main force to guard against surprise attacks.
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  1. A detachment of troops stationed at a distance from a main force to guard against surprise attacks.
  2. An outlying settlement.
  3. (Mil.) A small group stationed at a distance from the main force in order to prevent an enemy surprise attack
A detachment of troops sent ahead of a main force to reconnoiter and provide protection.
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  1. A detachment of troops sent ahead of a main force to reconnoiter and provide protection.
  2. A detachment of troops sent ahead to reconnoiter and protect the line of march
The troops stationed along this line
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  1. The troops stationed along this line
  2. The forefront in any kind of activity
  3. The line of positions from which fire is directed at a target.
A way of carrying and conducting oneself; manner
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  1. A way of carrying and conducting oneself; manner
  2. An appearance or aspect.
  3. Bearing or manner, especially as it reveals an inner state of mind:
A wheeled vehicle, especially a four-wheeled horse-drawn passenger vehicle, often of an elegant design.
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  1. A wheeled vehicle, especially a four-wheeled horse-drawn passenger vehicle, often of an elegant design.
  2. Any of various horse-drawn passenger vehicles, esp. an elegant four-wheeled one with an elevated seat for the driver
  3. The manner of holding and moving one's head and body; bearing.
(Heraldry) Any single emblem or charge in an escutcheon or coat of arms.
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  1. (Heraldry) Any single emblem or charge in an escutcheon or coat of arms.
  2. Relevance; a relationship or connection.
  3. Direction, especially angular direction measured from one position to another using geographical or celestial reference lines.
The left-hand side of a ship, boat, or airplane as one faces forward
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  1. The left-hand side of a ship, boat, or airplane as one faces forward
  2. A type of very sweet fortified wine, mostly dark red, traditionally made in Portugal.
  3. An opening, as in a cylinder or valve face, for the passage of steam or fluid.
Outward behavior; conduct; deportment
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  1. Outward behavior; conduct; deportment
  2. The way in which a person behaves; deportment.
Appearance to the eye, especially from a specific vantage point:
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  1. Appearance to the eye, especially from a specific vantage point:
  2. A side or surface facing in a particular direction:
  3. (Gram.) A characteristic of verbs, expressed in some languages by inflection, indicating the nature of an action as being completed or single (called perfective or nonprogressive aspect), or as being uncompleted, repeated, or habitual (called imperfective or progressive aspect); also, an analytic category based on this characteristic
Appearance, especially the expression of the face:
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  1. Appearance, especially the expression of the face:
  2. The look on a person's face that shows one's nature or feelings
  3. The face; facial features; visage
Facial cosmetics:
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  1. Facial cosmetics:
  2. Effrontery; impudence:
  3. A person's countenance:
The state or fact of being present; current existence or occurrence:
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  1. The state or fact of being present; current existence or occurrence:
  2. Impressive bearing, personality, etc. characterized by poise, confidence, etc., often specif. that of a performer before an audience (stage presence)
  3. A person who is present, especially in an impressive way:
The outward manifestation of a mood or a disposition:
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  1. The outward manifestation of a mood or a disposition:
  2. The act of expressing, conveying, or representing in words, art, music, or movement; a manifestation:
  3. A look, intonation, sign, etc. that conveys meaning or feeling
Impression or appearance made:
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  1. Impression or appearance made:
  2. A person, especially a well-known one:
  3. The shape or form of a human body:
An external or outward appearance:
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  1. An external or outward appearance:
  2. A representation in visual art of the outdoors:
  3. The outside part, parts or surface of something.
A piece of paper, etc. worn over the mouth and nose of a surgeon, etc. to prevent infection of a patient, instruments, etc. by exhaled matter
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  1. A piece of paper, etc. worn over the mouth and nose of a surgeon, etc. to prevent infection of a patient, instruments, etc. by exhaled matter
  2. A sculptured head or face, often grotesque, used as an ornament, as on a building
  3. A usually rubber frame forming a watertight seal around the eyes and nose and containing a transparent covering for use in seeing underwater.
A false show of something
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  1. A false show of something
  2. A claim or assertion to a right, especially a false one:
  3. A false or studied show; an affectation:
The outside part, parts or surface of something.
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  1. The outside part, parts or surface of something.
  2. A representation in visual art of the outdoors:
  3. An external or outward appearance:
(Biochemistry) An in vitro method by which genetically engineered proteins are placed on the surface of a biological entity (such as a bacteriophage, yeast, or ribosome) so that the properties of these proteins and those they bind to can be analyzed and manipulated for research purposes.
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  1. (Biochemistry) An in vitro method by which genetically engineered proteins are placed on the surface of a biological entity (such as a bacteriophage, yeast, or ribosome) so that the properties of these proteins and those they bind to can be analyzed and manipulated for research purposes.
  2. Ostentatious exhibition:
  3. A demonstration or manifestation:
The goods and trimmings used in such display
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  1. The goods and trimmings used in such display
  2. (Idiomatic, uncountable) A means of creating a deceptively favourable impression of something or someone; something for appearance only.
  3. A means of improving appearances or creating a falsely favorable impression:
A person or thing used to deceive or mislead; decoy
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  1. A person or thing used to deceive or mislead; decoy
  2. Something intended to conceal the true nature, especially of an activity; a subterfuge.
  3. Blind people considered as a group. Used with the:
Shelter or protection:
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  1. Shelter or protection:
  2. (Music) A cover version.
  3. Cover charge
The concealing of personnel or equipment from an enemy by making them appear to be part of the natural surroundings.
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  1. The concealing of personnel or equipment from an enemy by making them appear to be part of the natural surroundings.
  2. Cloth, netting, or other material used for camouflage:
  3. The disguising of troops, ships, guns, etc. to conceal them from the enemy, as by the use of paint, nets, or leaves in patterns merging with the background
To put a border on.
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  1. To put a border on.
  2. To provide with a border
  3. To extend along the edge of; bound
To look over or at from a higher place:
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  1. To look over or at from a higher place:
  2. To pass over indulgently; excuse
  3. To afford a view over:
The thing or part in front
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  1. The thing or part in front
  2. Something that is located at or toward the front.
The first or early part of a period of time.
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  1. The first or early part of a period of time.
  2. The front or anterior part of something
Facial cosmetics:
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  1. Facial cosmetics:
  2. Effrontery; impudence:
  3. A person's countenance:
The direction in which something faces.
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  1. The direction in which something faces.
  2. The direction toward which this faces; exposure
  3. Land adjacent to something, such as a building, street, or body of water.
A small pediment over a door, window, etc.
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  1. A small pediment over a door, window, etc.
  2. A drapery covering the front of an altar.
  3. An ornamental band worn on the forehead
(Architecture) A façade, especially an ornamental façade.
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  1. (Architecture) A façade, especially an ornamental façade.
  2. An illustration that faces or immediately precedes the title page of a book, book section, or magazine.
  3. A small ornamental pediment, as on top of a door or window.
A loose outer garment, such as a cape.
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  1. A loose outer garment, such as a cape.
  2. Something that covers or conceals:
  3. A loose outer garment, usually sleeveless and extending to or below the knees
Vividness or variety in expression:
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  1. Vividness or variety in expression:
  2. The sensation produced by the effect of light waves striking the retina of the eye. The color of something depends mainly on which wavelengths of light it emits, reflects, or transmits.
  3. Color of the face; esp., a healthy rosiness or a blush
Strategic protection given by armed units during hostile action:
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  1. Strategic protection given by armed units during hostile action:
  2. An activity or organization that is used to conceal an illegal or secret activity:
  3. A version of a song, esp. one that has become popular in a particular recording, as performed or recorded in imitation of the original or with a fresh interpretation
Appearance that misrepresents the true character of something:
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  1. Appearance that misrepresents the true character of something:
  2. A pretense or misrepresentation:
  3. Clothes or accessories worn to conceal one's true identity.
Disguise (deceptive appearance)
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A contorted facial expression; a grimace:
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  1. A contorted facial expression; a grimace:
  2. Value or standing in the eyes of others; prestige:
  3. A person's countenance:
A brief explanatory note or translation of a difficult or technical expression usually inserted in the margin or between lines of a text or manuscript.
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  1. A brief explanatory note or translation of a difficult or technical expression usually inserted in the margin or between lines of a text or manuscript.
  2. A superficially or deceptively attractive appearance or good reputation:
  3. A kind of paint that dries to a shiny finish.
Misleading appearance; cover, cloak.
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  1. Misleading appearance; cover, cloak.
  2. Customary way of speaking or acting; fashion, manner, practice (often used formerly in such phrases as "at his own guise"; that is, in his own fashion, to suit himself.)
  3. External appearance in manner or dress; appropriate indication or expression; garb; shape.
A usually rubber frame forming a watertight seal around the eyes and nose and containing a transparent covering for use in seeing underwater.
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  1. A usually rubber frame forming a watertight seal around the eyes and nose and containing a transparent covering for use in seeing underwater.
  2. A grotesque or comic representation of a face, worn to amuse or frighten, as at Halloween
  3. An area of contrasting color on the face and usually across the eyes of an animal.
An involved scheme; a charade.
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  1. An involved scheme; a charade.
  2. A ball or party at which masks and fancy costumes or disguises are worn
  3. A disguise or false outward show; a pretense:
A claim or assertion to a right, especially a false one:
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  1. A claim or assertion to a right, especially a false one:
  2. A false or studied show; an affectation:
  3. A false show of something
A cover-up; front
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  1. A cover-up; front
  2. A reason or excuse given to hide the real reason for something.
  3. A false reason or motive put forth to hide the real one; excuse
An outward or token appearance:
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  1. An outward or token appearance:
  2. A likeness, image, or representation
  3. Seeming; appearance; show; figure; form.
(Informal) An affair or undertaking:
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  1. (Informal) An affair or undertaking:
  2. A display; a manifestation:
  3. Display or outward appearance:
A piece of light fabric hung to separate or conceal what is behind it; a curtain.
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  1. A piece of light fabric hung to separate or conceal what is behind it; a curtain.
  2. A length of protective netting worn over the face by beekeepers.
  3. A piece of light fabric, as of net or gauze, worn, esp. by women, over the face or head or draped from a hat to conceal, protect, or enhance the face
Any attractive but superficial appearance or display
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  1. Any attractive but superficial appearance or display
  2. A thin surface layer of fine wood or costly material laid over a base of common material
  3. A deceptive, superficial show; a façade:
Statements, actions, or display designed to make something seem better than it really is
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  1. Statements, actions, or display designed to make something seem better than it really is
  2. A means of improving appearances or creating a falsely favorable impression:
  3. (Idiomatic, uncountable) A means of creating a deceptively favourable impression of something or someone; something for appearance only.
The act of teasing or misleading someone, especially for amusement.
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  1. The act of teasing or misleading someone, especially for amusement.
  2. A deception, hoax, or practical joke.
  3. Something, as a novel or play, intended as an elaborate hoax or practical joke on the reader or audience
To turn, or have the face turned, toward a specified thing or person, or in a specified direction
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  1. To turn, or have the face turned, toward a specified thing or person, or in a specified direction
  2. To turn (a card, etc.) with the face up
  3. To acknowledge and accept or deal with:
To have an appearance of conformity with:
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  1. To have an appearance of conformity with:
  2. To express by one's looks, or appearance
  3. To seem or appear to be:
To approach and speak to, especially aggressively or insistently, as with a demand or request.
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  1. To approach and speak to, especially aggressively or insistently, as with a demand or request.
  2. To approach and speak to; greet first, before being greeted, esp. in an intrusive way
  3. To approach and speak to with the intent of having sex.
To come face to face with, especially with defiance or hostility:
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  1. To come face to face with, especially with defiance or hostility:
  2. To bring face to face (with)
  3. To face or oppose boldly, defiantly, or antagonistically
To meet, especially unexpectedly; come upon:
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  1. To meet, especially unexpectedly; come upon:
  2. To meet unexpectedly; come upon
  3. To meet with; face (difficulties, trouble, etc.)
To line or trim the edge of, especially with contrasting material:
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  1. To line or trim the edge of, especially with contrasting material:
  2. To turn (a card, etc.) with the face up
  3. To meet or confront squarely or face to face
A tuft or group of hairs or bristles on certain plants, such as barley and wheat. The individual strands of a beard are attached to a sepal or petal.
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  1. A tuft or group of hairs or bristles on certain plants, such as barley and wheat. The individual strands of a beard are attached to a sepal or petal.
  2. To furnish with a beard.
  3. To face or oppose courageously or brazenly, as if grasping by the beard; defy
To make a courageous show or put up a stalwart front.
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  1. To make a courageous show or put up a stalwart front.
  2. To defy; dare
  3. To endure or face courageously:
To confront or struggle with (something) as a test of one's abilities:
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  1. To confront or struggle with (something) as a test of one's abilities:
  2. To summon to action, effort, or use; stimulate:
  3. An objection, exception, or other formal questioning of the capability or legal qualifications of a person, the existence of a right, or the legality of an action or thing. An objection, exception, or other formal questioning of the capability or legal qualifications of a person, the existence of a right, or the legality of an action or thing. An objection by a party or a lawyer to a potential juror or jury panel and his or her request that a judge disqualify the individual or the panel from hearing that party’s cause or trial. To call into question.
To have the courage required for:
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  1. To have the courage required for:
  2. To be courageous or bold enough to do or try something:
  3. To oppose and defy; face
To be beyond the application or scope of; be contrary or resistant to:
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  1. To be beyond the application or scope of; be contrary or resistant to:
  2. To resist completely in a baffling way
  3. To challenge or dare (someone) to do something:
To line or trim the edge of, especially with contrasting material:
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  1. To line or trim the edge of, especially with contrasting material:
  2. To turn (a card, etc.) with the face up
  3. To meet or confront squarely or face to face
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