visaged

adjective

vis·​aged ˈvi-zijd How to pronounce visaged (audio)
: having a visage of a specified kind
usually used in combination
grim-visaged

Examples of visaged in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web There were about a dozen hard-visaged, definitely unfriendly and possibly cannibalistic Southern types in there, all eyeing me suspiciously. Jamie Kitman, Car and Driver, 16 Feb. 2022 The Rockets are grim-visaged drifters spoiling for a shootout. Scott Ostler, San Francisco Chronicle, 12 May 2018

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Word History

First Known Use

1540, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of visaged was in 1540

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Cite this Entry

“Visaged.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/visaged. Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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