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face
feɪs
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Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
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(名) As a noun
  1. A vertical surface of a building or cliff.
  2. The side upon which the use of a thing depends (usually the most prominent surface of an object).
  3. The striking or working surface of an implement.
  4. The general outward appearance of something.
    • The feelings expressed on a person's face.
    • Impudent aggressiveness.
    • Status in the eyes of others.
      • The front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear.
      • The part of an animal corresponding to the human face.
        • A specific size and style of type within a type family.
        • A contorted facial expression.
        • A surface forming part of the outside of an object.
        • A part of a person that is used to refer to a person.
          (动) As a verb
          1. Deal with (something unpleasant) head on.
          2. Face.
          3. Oppose, as in hostility or a competition.
          4. Cover the front or surface of.
            • Line the edge (of a garment) with a different material.
              • Turn so as to face; turn the face in a certain direction.
                • Turn so as to expose the face.
                  • Be oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point; be opposite to.
                  • Be opposite.
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