false face

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a mask worn as part of a masquerade costume

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False face masks are begun with clay and completed in papier-mache.
And with the help of colleagues, he set about creating her false face.
ACTRESS Amanda Holden mourned the death of her marriage yesterday in a Groucho Marx false face and a clown's hat.
He's been coming in over the last wee while and putting a false face on it but he's made his mind up.
Marion and I put on a false face when we go outside the door and, when we come back in, the false face comes off.
Mum-of-four Heidi also had a false face and larger-than-life lips added to give her a stand-out look for her annual Halloween party.
There is a dark background behind the false face of the US and Israel as the killings in Gaza and Syria are all supported by the US and if the ISIL (Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant) and Taliban terrorist groups that were created by them (the US and Israel) have now risen against them it is the outcome of their own wrongdoings," Rezayee said on Tuesday.
They always try to drive us into a corner for our independent stance, for our move to defend it and for calling a spade a spade, without showing a false face," Putin said.
Though it is clear that these champions are working against the welfare and interests of the people of Bahrain - to satisfy some undisclosed desire of outside agencies for material benefits - it is surprising how they put on a false face at the Dialogue table.
The man, who is in his early 30s and comes from the South East of England, slips on the movie-style false face, which makes him look like a man in his 70s.
She said: "Not everyone will leak their true emotions, and some people are better than others at adopting a false face (such as) psychopaths.
False face must hide what the false heart doth know.
A false face isn't going to work Aries, you have to be open and honest about who or what you want, Venus is demanding it.
It is likely that the attribution was made because of the continuing tradition of "False Face" carving among the Iroquois even though Mathews in her doctoral dissertation could find no direct correlation between the images carved into False Face masks and images on other objects including pipes and bowls.
So today, as the Catholic Church of the 21st century continues to move out in time and space to witness the gospel to persons of all faiths or no faith, of all religions or no religion, it must remember what is essential to the gospel and its authentic interpretation through the ages, and set aside whatever accretions hinder authentic witness and present a false face both to ourselves and to the world.