Simple Definition of faze
: to cause (someone) to feel afraid or uncertain
Examples of faze
You'll never succeed as a writer if you let a little bit of criticism faze you.
<the collapse of part of the scenery didn't faze the actors one bit, and they just carried on>
Origin of faze
alteration of feeze to drive away, frighten, from Middle English fesen, from Old English fēsian to drive away
First Known Use: 1830
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