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face offEither an actual or a figurative face to face confrontation, especially a bitter one.
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face offThe starting point, in a match of ice hockey. Two players face each other, for snatching the puck.
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eat your face offto eat huge quantities of delicious food for the pure joy of eating
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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.
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face to faceIn person; directly; in the physical presence of somebody.
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face valueNo more or less than what is stated; a literal or direct meaning or interpretation.
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face valueThe amount or value listed on a bill, note, stamp, etc.; the stated value or amount.
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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.
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give faceTo honor; to pay respect.
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lose faceTo lose the respect of others, to be humiliated or experience public disgrace.
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pull a faceTo make an abnormal facial expression.
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save faceTo take an action or make a gesture intended to preserve one's reputation or honour.
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straight faceA face that is expressionless, especially not laughing.
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suck faceTo kiss, especially deeply and for a prolonged time.
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face up toTo confront a condition or situation, typically one that is unpleasant or uncomfortable.
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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.
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arse about faceSomething that is placed or arranged the opposite way to the way it should be.
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face the musicTo accept or confront the unpleasant consequences of one's actions.
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in your faceAn exclamation of derision or contempt.
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make a pug faceTo put on a sorry face, as a pug would look.
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make a pug-facePutting on a sorry face, as a pug would look.
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shut one's faceTo stop talking; to be quiet.
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just another pretty faceSomeone who is attractive, but not too distinguished.
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fall on one's faceTo fail, especially in a dramatic or particularly decisive manner.
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in the face ofDespite, against, contrary to.
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in the face ofOn the face of.
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on the face ofNotwithstanding.
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blow up in one's faceTo fail disastrously.
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face that would stop a clockA shockingly attractive face.
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face that would stop a clockA shockingly unattractive face.
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fly in the face ofTo act in a manner highly contrary to; to counteract or contradict.
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have egg on one's faceTo suffer embarrassment or humiliation; to damage one's reputation.
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on the face of itApparently; as far as can be seen or determined.
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stare someone in the faceTo be extremely visible and obvious.
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written all over someone's faceVery obvious, from someone's facial expression.
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until one is blue in the faceForever; for a hopelessly long time.
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bring offTo succeed in doing something considered to be very difficult.
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bugger offGo away.
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call offTo recall; to cancel or call a halt to.
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cut offTo remove via cutting.
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dash offTo leave a place quickly or briefly.
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doze offTo fall asleep unintentionally.
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drift offTo fall asleep in a gradual manner.
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eff offA censored form of the phrase f** off.
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fall offTo become detached or to drop from.
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finish offTo finish completely.
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hold offTo delay someone or something temporarily; to keep at bay.
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piss offTo leave, to go away.
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put offTo procrastinate.
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rip offTo pull off by ripping.
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