face

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face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (front of head) (parte da frente da cabeça)face, cara sf
 The ball hit him in the face.
 A bola atingiu-o na face (or: cara).
face [sb/sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (look towards)olhar vt
 Face the teacher when you're talking to her.
 Olhe para a professora quando você estiver falando com ela.
face [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (accept reality)aceitar, encarar vt
 We have to face the facts.
 Nós temos que aceitar (or: encarar) os fatos.
 
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face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (expression) (expressão)cara sf
 She did not have a happy face that day.
face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (appearance) (aparência)cara sf
 Let's put on a brave face and get on with it.
face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (grimace)careta sf
 Stop pulling faces!
face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (surface) (superfície)face sf
 I was the luckiest man on the face of the earth.
face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (façade)fachada, frente sf
 The face of the house was covered in plaster.
face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal, figurative (impudence)atrevimento, descaramento sm
 He had the face to ask me for more money!
face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (pretence) (pretensão)cara sf
 He's not really interested. It's just a face.
face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (reputation)reputação sf
 They lost face as a result of the scandal.
face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (visible side)frente, cara sf
 She placed the card face down on the table.
face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (geometry: side) (geometria: lado)face sf
 A cube has six faces.
face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (typography: design) (tip.; desenho da letra na parte de cima)olho de tipo loc sm
 They used a large, heavy face for the title.
face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (mining: wall) (mineiração)parede sf
 They drilled into the face of the rock.
face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative (public representation)cara sf
 The face of the party must be someone who appeals to all voters.
face viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (turn)voltar-se vp
 Her mind faces towards the future.
face viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (be orientated)estar de frente loc v int
 Our bedroom faces east.
 Nosso quarto está de frente para o leste.
face [sb/sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (turn toward)encarar vt
 Turn and face the audience.
face [sth/sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (confront)encarar vt
 You've got to face your problems.
face [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (cover)revestir vt
 The front of the house was faced with limestone.
face [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (card: turn upward)virar vt
 Lay your cards down without facing any of them.
face [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (soldiers: turn towards)volver vt
 Face the soldier to your right!
 Volve para o soldado à sua direita!
face [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (ice hockey: drop a puck)jogar o disco loc vt
 The referee faced the ball between the two opposing players.
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face | faceplate
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about-face,
about face
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
figurative (policy, opinion: reversal)reviravolta sf
 Following a strong public outcry, the politician did an about-face regarding his position on global warming.
About-face! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (military: turn)meia-volta sf
 Company halt! About-face! Forward march!
 Companhia, alto! Meia-volta! À frente, marche!
baby face,
baby-face
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
informal ([sb] with a child-like face) (rosto infantil)cara de bebê sf
 Without that beard, you can clearly see that he's a baby face.
 Sem aquela barba, dá para ver claramente que ele tem cara de bebê.
baby face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (child-like facial features)cara de bebê sf
 She has such a baby face, you'd never guess she was in her thirties.
 Ela tem uma cara de bebê, ninguém diria que ela tem mais de trinta anos.
blue in the face adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." figurative, informal (exasperated) (figurado)roxo de raiva expr
 I've told my daughter to pick up her clothes until I'm blue in the face.
cliff face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (vertical surface of a cliff)parede da falésia loc sf
 Many climbed the slope but he was the first to conquer the sheer wall of the cliff face.
clock face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (display of an analogue timepiece) (de relógio)mostrador sm
come face to face with vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." literal, figurative (be confronted by, meet [sb], [sth](ser confrontado por)ficar cara a cara com
 I knew that at some point, I would have to come face to face with my ex.
face card nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (playing cards: king, queen or jack) (baralho: valete, dama, rei)figura sf
 The king, queen and jack are called face cards.
face down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (facing downwards)virado para baixo loc adv
 Place the document face down on the glass to scan it. After tripping over the roller skate, he found himself face down on the sidewalk.
face down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (overcome by confronting)confrontar vt
 I faced down my attacker and he ran away.
face flannel nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. UK (washcloth)toalha de rosto loc sf
face it interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" informal (accept reality)aceite a realidade, encare a realidade interj
 Face it, Peter – you're just not a very good singer.
face of an angel nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (sweet and innocent appearance) (aparência de inocente)cara de anjo loc sf
 She was evil to the core but she had the face of an angel.
face out vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (be looking outwards)ficar de frente para loc vt
face painting,
facepainting
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(art of decorating the face with paint)pintura facial loc sf
face the music v figurative, informal (confront [sth]'s consequences)encarar as consequências loc vt
 His only option was to go home and face the music.
face to face advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in person) (em pessoa)frente a frente loc adv
  cara a cara loc adv
 We exchanged emails for a year before finally meeting face to face. We'd seen each other's photos, but the first time we met face to face was a shock.
face up advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (facing upwards)virado para cima loc adv
face up to vtr phrasal 3-part (confront)confrontar vt
 If you face up to bullies, they usually leave you alone afterwards.
face up to [sth] vi phrasal + prep colloquial (acknowledge: [sth] unpleasant)encarar vt
  enfrentar corajosamente expres v
 You need to face up to reality, and deal with the matter swiftly.
face value nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (monetary worth as printed)valor nominal loc sm
 Banks will only cash notes for their face value.
face value nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative (apparent worth) (figurado)ao pé da letra loc adv
 You can't take what she says at face value: she always has an agenda.
face-lift,
facelift
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(surgery: tightens facial skin)plástica facial sf
  (anglicismo)facelift sm
 Mary looked fantastic after her facelift. Many celebrities get face-lifts to appear younger.
 Mary parecia fantástica depois da sua plástica facial. Muitas celebridades fazem plásticas faciais para aparecerem mais jovens.
face-off nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (confrontation)enfrentamento sm
 The situation triggered a face-off between the government and farmers.
face-to-face adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (in person) (em pessoa)face a face loc adv
 Our first face-to-face encounter was way back in 1982. This school provides both online and face-to-face tutoring.
face-to-face meeting nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (in-person discussion) (reunião em pessoa)reunião face a face sf
 When discussing matters like these, it's usually better to have a face-to-face meeting.
font face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (printing, computing: style of typeface) (impressão: estilo)fonte sf
fuck face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. vulgar, pejorative, offensive, slang (insult) (insulto, vulgar)filho da puta loc sm
 I can't believe he'd do that. He is such a fuck face.
hide your face viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." figurative (be ashamed) (envergonhar-se)esconder o rosto loc vt
 You were so rude to her - you'll have to hide your face in future.
hide your face viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." literal (cover your features) (literal)esconder o rosto loc v int
 It is common for Muslim women to hide their faces in public.
keep a straight face v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (look serious, avoid smiling) (informal)ficar impassível expr
 I couldn't keep a straight face when she said she was a virgin. It was difficult to keep a straight face when I played that prank on my coworkers.
long face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative (sad expression)cara triste
 You got everything you wanted, so why the long face?
make a funny face,
pull a funny face
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
informal (make silly facial expression) (informal)cara engraçada loc sf
 To make me laugh, my dad made funny faces at me.
meet face to face viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (hold a meeting in person)reunir-se cara a cara loc vp
 Email and conference calls can't replace meeting face to face.
meet face to face viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (encounter in the flesh)encontrar-se cara a cara loc vp
 While I was out hiking, I met face to face with a mountain lion.
slap in the face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (smack on the cheek) (beijo na bochecha)beijo no rosto sm
  beijo na bochecha sm
slap in the face nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative (insult, rejection) (insulto ou rejeição)tapa na cara sm
  bofetada sf
 His refusal to accept my apology was a slap in the face.
throw [sth] back in [sb]'s face vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (charge with past misdeeds)jogar (algo) na cara loc v int
 I wish you wouldn't throw that incident back in my face every time we have a row!
to your face advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal (in person, directly) (pessoalmente, diretamente)na cara loc adv
  na sua cara loc adv
 I don't mind telling you to your face that I think you're a fool.
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