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face to faceIn person; directly; in the physical presence of somebody.Rate it:

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face offEither an actual or a figurative face to face confrontation, especially a bitter one.Rate it:

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cut off one's nose to spite one's faceTo harm oneself as a result of attempting to harm an adversary.Rate it:

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eat your face offto eat huge quantities of delicious food for the pure joy of eatingRate it:

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face offThe starting point, in a match of ice hockey. Two players face each other, for snatching the puck.Rate it:

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red face testA hypothetical test of a person's embarrassment, that is either passed or failed. Saying one passes the red face test means one would not blush and thus would not be embarrassed by disclosing something to others or doing something, and saying one fails the red face test means a situation would cause them discernible embarrassment.Rate it:

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face up toTo confront a condition or situation, typically one that is unpleasant or uncomfortable.Rate it:

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just another pretty faceSomeone who is attractive, but not too distinguished.Rate it:

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arse about faceSomething that is placed or arranged the opposite way to the way it should be.Rate it:

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at the coal faceTo be directly engaged in the operations of a business, rather than in a hands-off, managerial position.Rate it:

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blow up in one's faceTo fail disastrously.Rate it:

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close the faceTo turn the face of the bat inwards, in order to hit the ball to the leg side.Rate it:

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face downTo confront.Rate it:

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face that would stop a clockA shockingly attractive face.Rate it:

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face that would stop a clockA shockingly unattractive face.Rate it:

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face the musicTo accept or confront the unpleasant consequences of one's actions.Rate it:

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face valueNo more or less than what is stated; a literal or direct meaning or interpretation.Rate it:

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face valueThe amount or value listed on a bill, note, stamp, etc.; the stated value or amount.Rate it:

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fall on one's faceTo fail, especially in a dramatic or particularly decisive manner.Rate it:

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feed one's faceTo eat.Rate it:

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fill one's faceTo eat, especially in a hearty or greedy manner.Rate it:

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fly in the face ofTo act in a manner highly contrary to; to counteract or contradict.Rate it:

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game faceThe expression of one who is prepared for or is facing a lot of difficult and/or undesirable work, especially when it is imminent.Rate it:

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give faceTo honor; to pay respect.Rate it:

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have egg on one's faceTo suffer embarrassment or humiliation; to damage one's reputation.Rate it:

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in one's faceOnto or into someone's face.Rate it:

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in one's faceIn front of someone's face; before someone's eyes.Rate it:

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in the face ofDespite, against, contrary to.Rate it:

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in the face ofOn the face of.Rate it:

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in your faceAn exclamation of derision or contempt.Rate it:

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lose faceTo lose the respect of others, to be humiliated or experience public disgrace.Rate it:

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loss of faceloss of the respect of others, humiliation, public disgraceRate it:

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make a pug faceTo put on a sorry face, as a pug would look.Rate it:

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make a pug-facePutting on a sorry face, as a pug would look.Rate it:

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not just a pretty faceSomeone who is more intelligent, talented, or emotionally complex than might be assumed.Rate it:

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not just a pretty faceSomething that is more useful, versatile, or intrinsically valuable than might be assumed.Rate it:

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on the face ofNotwithstanding.Rate it:

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on the face of itApparently; as far as can be seen or determined.Rate it:

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out of one's faceDrunk; intoxicated; inebriated.Rate it:

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pizza faceA person whose face has blemishes, acne, welts, bruises, colored splotches, etc; the face of such a person.Rate it:

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plain as the nose on one's faceExtremely clear and plain to see.Rate it:

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pull a faceTo make an abnormal facial expression.Rate it:

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save faceTo take an action or make a gesture intended to preserve one's reputation or honour.Rate it:

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show one's faceTo appear publicly.Rate it:

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shut one's faceTo stop talking; to be quiet.Rate it:

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slap in the faceUsed other than as an idiom: see slap, in, the, face.Rate it:

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slap in the faceSomething unexpectedly said or done which causes shock or offense; an insult, rebuke, or rebuff.Rate it:

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stare someone in the faceTo be extremely visible and obvious.Rate it:

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straight faceA face that is expressionless, especially not laughing.Rate it:

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stuff one's faceTo eat excessively.Rate it:

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