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Main Entry: 2face
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): faced; fac·ing
1 a : to line near the edge especially with a different material <face a hem> b : to cover the front or surface of <faced the building with marble>
2 : to meet face-to-face <faced the opposing team> <face one's accusers>
3 a : to stand or sit with the face toward <face the class> b : to have the front oriented toward <a house facing the park>
4 a : to recognize and deal with <face facts> b : to oppose by confronting with determination <face down their critics>
5 : to turn toward <face the east>
- face the music : to meet a danger or something unpleasant (as punishment)

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