faced

past tense of face
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to stand or sit with the face or front toward the house faces the sparkling blue waters of the Pacific Ocean

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to enter into contest or conflict with the Boston Red Sox were eager to face their traditional rivals, the Yankees, in the play-offs

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“Faced.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/faced. Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

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