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Synonyms for face

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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Synonyms for face

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

Synonyms for face

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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I've no doubt many refs in this country rise to the top because their face fits and not because of their ability as an official.
Torres could be snapped up by Anzhi FACE FITS Abramovich would love to sign Ronaldo
In television, the rules of combat aren't as clear-cut as they are in other industries: either your face fits or it doesn't and there is nothing you can do to change that.
FACE FITS Maradona and (below) yesterday's Mirror Sport exclusive ROVER AND OUT Allardyce has gone
FACE FITS Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger could welcome Campbell back into the fold
Players are now in the position of not knowing if the new manager will like the way you play or if your face fits.
THE FACE FITS Chelsea have some big names in their sights
I do not have a settled team in mind, I have a set way of playing in mind and whoever's face fits the bill that week, they will play.
UNIQUE Essien, in training yesterday, will be hard to replace THE FACE FITS Chelsea have some big names in their sights
I just don't think his face fits at Ibrox, same as Thomas Buffel.
The FAI intend to meet the former England manager to ascertain whether his face fits.
Places like Sola do away with the hassle of moving from pub to club and putting up with a snotty clipboard Nazi on the door deciding whether or not your face fits their crowd.
The 38-year-old, now at Reading, added: "We all know it's a friends business and if your face fits you get on.
Hamilton signed for Terry Butcher's side in January and reckons he's finally founda place where his face fits.
McAuley is well aware of the fickle nature of the game and appreciates that one minute your face fits and the next you're on your way out the door.