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countenance

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1 facial appearance regarded as an indication of mood or feeling
  • a pleasant countenance that puts visitors at ease
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2 the front part of the head
  • a pretty countenance
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face, kisser [slang], mug, puss [slang], visage

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3 evenness of emotions or temper
  • The EMT's purposeful countenance was in stark contrast to everyone else's hysteria.
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countenance

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1 to have a favorable opinion of
  • I don't countenance such behavior in children of any age.
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go for, hold with, take kindly to

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2 to put up with (something painful or difficult)
  • countenanced the delays and inconveniences of traveling by air with good grace
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live with, lump (it), stand for, tough out (it)

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