- noun (n)
Meaning: front of something expression, exterior
Synonyms: air appearance aspect cast clock countenance dial disguise display facet features ﬁnish frontage frontal frontispiece frown glower grimace guise kisser light lineaments look makeup map mask mug obverse paint physiognomy pout presentation proﬁle scowl seeming semblance show showing silhouette simulacrum smirk surface top visage
- verb (v)
Meaning: come up against a situation
Synonyms: abide accost affront allow bear beard be confronted by bit the bullet brace brave brook challenge confront contend cope with countenance court cross dare deal with defy encounter endure experience eyeball ﬁght ﬂy in face of go up against grapple with make a stand meet oppose resist risk run into square off stand stomach submit suffer sustain swallow take take it take on take the bull by the horns tell off tolerate venture withstand
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