Another word for face


face - the striking or working surface of an implement

face - the side upon which the use of a thing depends (usually the most prominent surface of an object)

Example:- he dealt the cards face down

face - the part of an animal corresponding to the human face

face - the general outward appearance of something

Example:- the face of the city is changing

face, human face - the front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear

Example:- he washed his face

aspect, expression, face, facial expression, look - the feelings expressed on a person's face

Example:- a sad expression

face - status in the eyes of others

Example:- he lost face

boldness, brass, cheek, face, nerve - impudent aggressiveness

Example:- I couldn't believe her boldness

face - a vertical surface of a building or cliff

face, side - a surface forming part of the outside of an object

Example:- he examined all sides of the crystal

case, face, font, fount, typeface - a specific size and style of type within a type family

face - a part of a person that is used to refer to a person

Example:- he looked out at a roomful of faces

face, grimace - a contorted facial expression

Example:- she made a grimace at the prospect


face - turn so as to face; turn the face in a certain direction

Example:- Turn and face your partner now

face - turn so as to expose the face

Example:- face a playing card

confront, face, present - present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize

Example:- We confronted him with the evidence

confront, face - oppose, as in hostility or a competition

Example:- You must confront your opponent

face - line the edge (of a garment) with a different material

Example:- face the lapels of the jacket

confront, face, face up - deal with (something unpleasant) head on

Example:- You must confront your problems

face - cover the front or surface of

Example:- The building was faced with beautiful stones

face, front, look - be oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point; be opposite to

Example:- The house looks north

face - be opposite

Example:- the facing page

Tweets containing the word face

Source : WordNet