Noun Definition

face

1.Definition: a contorted facial expression

Related Noun(s):grimace

Category: General

2.Definition: a part of a person that is used to refer to a person

"He looked out at a roomful of faces", "When he returned to work he met many new faces"

Category: People

3.Definition: a specific size and style of type within a type family

Related Noun(s):fount, case, typeface, font

Category: General

4.Definition: a surface forming part of the outside of an object

"He examined all sides of the crystal", "Dew dripped from the face of the leaf", "They travelled across the face of the continent"

Related Noun(s):side

Category: Places

5.Definition: a vertical surface of a building or cliff

Category: Objects

6.Definition: impudent aggressiveness

Related Noun(s):cheek, boldness, brass, nerve

Category: General

7.Definition: status in the eyes of others

"He lost face"

Category: General

8.Definition: the feelings expressed on a person's face

"A sad expression", "A look of triumph", "An angry face"

Related Noun(s):look, expression, aspect

Category: General

9.Definition: the front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear

"He washed his face", "I wish I had seen the look on his face when he got the news"

Category: General

10.Definition: the general outward appearance of something

"The face of the city is changing"

Category: General

11.Definition: the part of an animal corresponding to the human face

Category: General

12.Definition: the side upon which the use of a thing depends (usually the most prominent surface of an object)

"He dealt the cards face down"

Category: Objects

13.Definition: the striking or working surface of an implement

Category: Objects