outface

verb
out·​face | \ ˌau̇t-ˈfās How to pronounce outface (audio) \
outfaced; outfacing; outfaces

Definition of outface

transitive verb

1 : to cause to waver or submit by or as if by staring
2 : to confront unflinchingly : defy

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Synonyms & Antonyms for outface

Synonyms

beard, brave, brazen, breast, confront, dare, defy, face, outbrave

Antonyms

dodge, duck, funk, shirk, sidestep

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Examples of outface in a Sentence

rescue workers who outface the daily threat of catastrophe

First Known Use of outface

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of outface was in the 15th century

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