noun (C) BrE old-fashioned your face

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  • face — 1. noun /feɪs/ a) The front part of the head, featuring the eyes, nose, and mouth and the surrounding area. She has a pretty face. b) Ones facial expression. Why the sad face? …   Wiktionary

  • phiz — [fɪz] (also phizog, fizzog fɪzɒg) noun Brit. informal one s face or expression. Origin C17: abbrev. of physiognomy …   English new terms dictionary

  • phiz — Noun. Face. From from physiognomy. Also spelt viz . Cf. phizog . Informal …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • feature — 1. noun 1) a feature of Indian music Syn: characteristic, attribute, quality, property, trait, hallmark, aspect, facet, factor, ingredient, component, element 2) her delicate features Syn …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

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  • Phiz — n. (also phizog) Brit. colloq. 1 the face. 2 the expression on a face. Etymology: abbr. of phiznomy = PHYSIOGNOMY …   Useful english dictionary

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