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dial

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look onto

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accept

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face to face

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fly in the face of something

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make or pull a face at someone

put on a brave face

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show your face

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to your face

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the front surface of the head

a disposition of the facial features that conveys meaning, feeling, or mood

a facial contortion indicating displeasure, disgust, or pain

the level of credit or respect at which one is regarded by others

the forward outer surface of a building

the outer layer of an object

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the marked outer surface of an instrument

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to have the face or front turned in a specific direction

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to confront boldly and courageously

to meet face-to-face, especially defiantly

to come up against

to furnish with a covering of a different material

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the feelings expressed on a person's face

the general outward appearance of something

the striking or working surface of an implement

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

the part of an animal corresponding to the human face

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

a contorted facial expression

status in the eyes of others

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impudent aggressiveness

a vertical surface of a building or cliff

deal with (something unpleasant) head on

be oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point

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be opposite

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turn so as to face

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present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize

turn so as to expose the face

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

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cover the front or surface of

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SHEIKH HAMDAN AL MAKTOUM could be doubly represented with Makhlab and Muqbil in the Greenham Stakes, the first important trial for the Sagitta 2,000 Guineas, but Trade Fair, one of the leading fances for the Classic, is likely to miss the race.
I wouldn't mind laying him at even money if he fances a wager on that outcome.
The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art-trained actor, who lives in London with his girlfriend, Heartbeat actress Fances Carrigan, said: "I don't think one episode of Doctor Who being filmed in Scotland would have had any effect on the Scottish film industry.
I'll be putting Mulligan back over fances in the Cathcart and he needs a jockey like Adrian," declared the trainer.
He has taken well to fances and looks one to follow for the top novice chase prizes.