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make a face

Definition of make a face

  1. 1 :  to make a facial expression that shows dislike or disgust <He made a face when I mentioned her name.>

  2. 2 :  to make a silly or amusing facial expression <She tried to get me to laugh by making a face when I looked at her.> <He was entertaining the children by making (funny) faces.>



Word by Word Definitions

makeplay
  1. :  behave, act

    :  to begin or seem to begin (an action)

    :  to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone

  1. :  the manner or style in which a thing is constructed

    :  brand

    :  the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person

faceplay
  1. :  the front part of the head that in humans extends from the forehead to the chin and includes the mouth, nose, cheeks, and eyes

    :  the face as a means of identification :  countenance

    :  presence, sight

  1. :  to confront impudently

    :  to line near the edge especially with a different material

    :  to cover the front or surface of


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