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nawong [ná.wung.] : face (n.); obverse (n.)
Synonyms: hitsura; itsura

Derivatives of nawong


Glosses:
face
n. (body)1. face, human facethe front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear.; "he washed his face"; "I wish I had seen the look on his face when he got the news"
~ human, human being, homo, manany living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage.
~ external body partany body part visible externally.
~ beard, face fungus, whiskersthe hair growing on the lower part of a man's face.
~ mouththe externally visible part of the oral cavity on the face and the system of organs surrounding the opening.; "she wiped lipstick from her mouth"
~ eye, oculus, opticthe organ of sight.
~ eyebrow, supercilium, browthe arch of hair above each eye.
~ facial vein, vena facialisany of several veins draining the face.
~ facial, facial nerve, nervus facialis, seventh cranial nervecranial nerve that supplies facial muscles.
~ head, caputthe upper part of the human body or the front part of the body in animals; contains the face and brains.; "he stuck his head out the window"
~ nose, olfactory organthe organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract; the prominent part of the face of man or other mammals.; "he has a cold in the nose"
~ chin, mentumthe protruding part of the lower jaw.
~ physiognomy, visage, kisser, phiz, smiler, countenance, mugthe human face (`kisser' and `smiler' and `mug' are informal terms for `face' and `phiz' is British).
~ feature, lineamentthe characteristic parts of a person's face: eyes and nose and mouth and chin.; "an expression of pleasure crossed his features"; "his lineaments were very regular"
~ facial muscleany of the skeletal muscles of the face.
~ brow, foreheadthe part of the face above the eyes.
~ cheekeither side of the face below the eyes.
~ jowla fullness and looseness of the flesh of the lower cheek and jaw (characteristic of aging).
~ jawthe bones of the skull that frame the mouth and serve to open it; the bones that hold the teeth.
n. (attribute)2. aspect, expression, face, facial expression, lookthe feelings expressed on a person's face.; "a sad expression"; "a look of triumph"; "an angry face"
~ countenance, visagethe appearance conveyed by a person's face.; "a pleasant countenance"; "a stern visage"
~ leera suggestive or sneering look or grin.
~ sparkle, spark, twinkle, lightmerriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance.; "he had a sparkle in his eye"; "there's a perpetual twinkle in his eyes"
n. (attribute)3. facethe general outward appearance of something.; "the face of the city is changing"
~ appearance, visual aspectoutward or visible aspect of a person or thing.
n. (artifact)4. facethe striking or working surface of an implement.
~ club-head, club head, clubhead, golf-club head(golf) the head of the club which strikes the ball.
~ headthe striking part of a tool.; "the head of the hammer"
~ racquet, racketa sports implement (usually consisting of a handle and an oval frame with a tightly interlaced network of strings) used to strike a ball (or shuttlecock) in various games.
~ surfacethe outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer constituting or resembling such a boundary.; "there is a special cleaner for these surfaces"; "the cloth had a pattern of red dots on a white surface"
n. (person)5. facea part of a person that is used to refer to a person.; "he looked out at a roomful of faces"; "when he returned to work he met many new faces"
~ individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soula human being.; "there was too much for one person to do"
~ synecdochesubstituting a more inclusive term for a less inclusive one or vice versa.
n. (location)6. face, sidea surface forming part of the outside of an object.; "he examined all sides of the crystal"; "dew dripped from the face of the leaf"
~ beam-ends(nautical) at the ends of the transverse deck beams of a vessel.; "on her beam-ends"
~ bottom, underside, undersurfacethe lower side of anything.
~ forepart, front, front endthe side that is forward or prominent.
~ lee side, leeward, leethe side of something that is sheltered from the wind.
~ windwardthe side of something that is toward the wind.
~ back end, backside, rearthe side of an object that is opposite its front.; "his room was toward the rear of the hotel"
~ surfacethe extended two-dimensional outer boundary of a three-dimensional object.; "they skimmed over the surface of the water"; "a brush small enough to clean every dental surface"; "the sun has no distinct surface"
~ top side, upper side, upside, topthe highest or uppermost side of anything.; "put your books on top of the desk"; "only the top side of the box was painted"
n. (body)7. facethe part of an animal corresponding to the human face.
~ animal, animate being, beast, creature, brute, faunaa living organism characterized by voluntary movement.
~ muzzleforward projecting part of the head of certain animals; includes the jaws and nose.
~ external body partany body part visible externally.
n. (artifact)8. facethe side upon which the use of a thing depends (usually the most prominent surface of an object).; "he dealt the cards face down"
~ clock dial, clock facethe face of a clock showing hours and minutes of the day.
~ dialthe face of a timepiece; graduated to show the hours.
~ frontthe side that is seen or that goes first.
~ playing cardone of a pack of cards that are used to play card games.
~ watch, tickera small portable timepiece.
n. (communication)9. face, grimacea contorted facial expression.; "she made a grimace at the prospect"
~ facial expression, facial gesturea gesture executed with the facial muscles.
~ moue, pout, wry facea disdainful grimace.
n. (communication)10. case, face, font, fount, typefacea specific size and style of type within a type family.
~ typeprinted characters.; "small type is hard to read"
~ type familya complete set of type suitable for printing text.
~ unicameral scripta script with a single case.
~ bicameral scripta script having two distinct cases.
~ constant-width font, fixed-width font, monospaced font, typewriter fonta typeface is which each character is given the same width (as by a typewriter).
~ proportional fontany font whose different characters have different widths.
~ cartridge font, font cartridgeany font that is contained in a cartridge that can be plugged into a computer printer.
~ black letter, gothica heavy typeface in use from 15th to 18th centuries.
~ bold, bold face, boldfacea typeface with thick heavy lines.
~ italica typeface with letters slanting upward to the right.
~ raster font, screen fontthe font that is displayed on a computer screen.; "when the screen font resembles a printed font a document may look approximately the same on the screen as it will when printed"
~ helvetica, sans serifa typeface in which characters have no serifs.
n. (attribute)11. facestatus in the eyes of others.; "he lost face"
~ status, positionthe relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society.; "he had the status of a minor"; "the novel attained the status of a classic"; "atheists do not enjoy a favorable position in American life"
n. (attribute)12. boldness, brass, cheek, face, nerveimpudent aggressiveness.; "I couldn't believe her boldness"; "he had the effrontery to question my honesty"
~ aggressivenessthe quality of being bold and enterprising.
~ audaciousness, audacityaggressive boldness or unmitigated effrontery.; "he had the audacity to question my decision"
n. (artifact)13. facea vertical surface of a building or cliff.
~ perpendicularan extremely steep face.
~ vertical surfacea surface that is vertical.
~ coalfacethe part of a coal seam that is being cut.
v. (communication)14. confront, face, face updeal with (something unpleasant) head on.; "You must confront your problems"; "He faced the terrible consequences of his mistakes"
~ confront, face, presentpresent somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize.; "We confronted him with the evidence"; "He was faced with all the evidence and could no longer deny his actions"; "An enormous dilemma faces us"
~ go about, set about, approachbegin to deal with.; "approach a task"; "go about a difficult problem"; "approach a new project"
~ tackle, undertake, take onaccept as a challenge.; "I'll tackle this difficult task"
v. (competition)15. confront, faceoppose, as in hostility or a competition.; "You must confront your opponent"; "Jackson faced Smith in the boxing ring"; "The two enemies finally confronted each other"
~ front, breastconfront bodily.; "breast the storm"
~ take the bull by the hornsface a difficulty and grapple with it without avoiding it.
~ encounter, take on, meet, playcontend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle.; "Princeton plays Yale this weekend"; "Charlie likes to play Mary"
~ pit, play off, oppose, matchset into opposition or rivalry.; "let them match their best athletes against ours"; "pit a chess player against the Russian champion"; "He plays his two children off against each other"
v. (stative)16. face, front, lookbe oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point; be opposite to.; "The house looks north"; "My backyard look onto the pond"; "The building faces the park"
~ liebe located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position.
~ facebe opposite.; "the facing page"; "the two sofas face each other"
~ confrontbe face to face with.; "The child screamed when he confronted the man in the Halloween costume"
v. (stative)17. facebe opposite.; "the facing page"; "the two sofas face each other"
~ beoccupy a certain position or area; be somewhere.; "Where is my umbrella?"; "The toolshed is in the back"; "What is behind this behavior?"
~ front, face, lookbe oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point; be opposite to.; "The house looks north"; "My backyard look onto the pond"; "The building faces the park"
v. (motion)18. faceturn so as to face; turn the face in a certain direction.; "Turn and face your partner now"
~ turnchange orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense.; "Turn towards me"; "The mugger turned and fled before I could see his face"; "She turned from herself and learned to listen to others' needs"
~ faceturn so as to expose the face.; "face a playing card"
v. (communication)19. confront, face, presentpresent somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize.; "We confronted him with the evidence"; "He was faced with all the evidence and could no longer deny his actions"; "An enormous dilemma faces us"
~ face, face up, confrontdeal with (something unpleasant) head on.; "You must confront your problems"; "He faced the terrible consequences of his mistakes"
v. (perception)20. faceturn so as to expose the face.; "face a playing card"
~ faceturn so as to face; turn the face in a certain direction.; "Turn and face your partner now"
~ disclose, exposedisclose to view as by removing a cover.; "The curtain rose to disclose a stunning set"
v. (contact)21. faceline the edge (of a garment) with a different material.; "face the lapels of the jacket"
~ linecover the interior of.; "line the gloves"; "line a chimney"
~ facecover the front or surface of.; "The building was faced with beautiful stones"
~ refaceput a new facing on (a garment).
v. (contact)22. facecover the front or surface of.; "The building was faced with beautiful stones"
~ revetface with a layer of stone or concrete or other supporting material so as to retain.; "face an embankment"
~ refaceprovide with a new facing.; "The building was refaced with beautiful stones"
~ faceline the edge (of a garment) with a different material.; "face the lapels of the jacket"
~ coverprovide with a covering or cause to be covered.; "cover her face with a handkerchief"; "cover the child with a blanket"; "cover the grave with flowers"
obverse
n. (cognition)1. obversethe more conspicuous of two alternatives or cases or sides.; "the obverse of this issue"
~ alternative, option, choiceone of a number of things from which only one can be chosen.; "what option did I have?"; "there no other alternative"; "my only choice is to refuse"
n. (artifact)2. obversethe side of a coin or medal bearing the principal stamp or design.
~ head(usually plural) the obverse side of a coin that usually bears the representation of a person's head.; "call heads or tails!"
~ sidean extended outer surface of an object.; "he turned the box over to examine the bottom side"; "they painted all four sides of the house"
~ coina flat metal piece (usually a disc) used as money.