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  • 1 Facing — Face Face (f[=a]s), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Faced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Facing}.] 1. To meet in front; to oppose with firmness; to resist, or to meet for the purpose of stopping or opposing; to confront; to encounter; as, to face an enemy in the field… …

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  • 2 Facing (retail) — Facing, (also known as blocking, zoning or conditioning), is a common tool in the retail industry to create the look of a perfectly stocked store (even when it is not) by pulling all of the products on a display or shelf to the front, as well as… …

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  • 3 put (your) finger on (something) — to discover the exact reason why a situation is the way it is, especially when something is wrong. I know there s something wrong, but I can t put my finger on exactly what it is. (often negative) I think you ve just put your finger on the… …

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  • 4 put two fingers up at somebody — put/stick two ˈfingers up at sb idiom (BrE, informal) to form the shape of a V with the two fingers nearest your thumb and raise your hand in the air with the back part of it facing sb, done to be rude to them or to show them that you are angry… …

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  • 5 Facing Windows — Infobox Film name = Facing Windows (La Finestra di fronte) director = Ferzan Özpetek writer = Ferzan Özpetek Gianni Romoli starring = Giovanna Mezzogiorno Massimo Girotti Raoul Bova Filippo Nigro Serra Yilmaz Massimo Poggio producer = Tilde Corsi …

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  • 6 Facing the Flag — infobox Book | name = Facing the Flag title orig = Face au drapeau translator = Cashel Hoey image caption = author = Jules Verne illustrator = Léon Benett cover artist = country = France language = French series = Voyages Extraordinaires #42… …

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  • 7 Shot put — The shot put is an athletics (track and field) event involving putting (throwing in a pushing motion) a heavy metal ball (called the shot) as far as possible. It is common to use the term shot put to refer to both the shot itself and to the… …

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  • 8 shot put — 1. a field event in which a heavy ball or shot is thrown or put for distance. 2. a single throw or put of the shot. [1895 1900] * * * Field event in which a metal ball is heaved for distance. It derives from the ancient event of putting the stone …

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  • 9 Manifesto: Together Facing the New Totalitarianism — is a political statement made in response to the violence surrounding the Jyllands Posten Muhammad cartoons controversy. The signatories said they issued the letter to demonstrate that there is a need to fight for secular values and personal… …

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  • 10 hard put — adjective facing or experiencing financial trouble or difficulty (Freq. 1) distressed companies need loans and technical advice financially hard pressed Mexican hotels are lowering their prices we were hard put to meet the mortgage payment found… …

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  • 11 hard put — adj. facing difficulties hard put to + inf. (she was hard put to pay her rent) …

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  • 12 face — n. & v. n. 1 the front of the head from the forehead to the chin. 2 the expression of the facial features (had a happy face). 3 composure, coolness, effrontery. 4 the surface of a thing, esp. as regarded or approached, esp.: a the visible part of …

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  • 13 face — 1. noun 1) a beautiful face Syn: countenance, physiognomy, features; informal mug; puss; literary visage; archaic front 2) her face grew sad Syn: (facial) expression, look, appearance, air, manner, bearing …

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  • 14 Face — (f[=a]s), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Faced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Facing}.] 1. To meet in front; to oppose with firmness; to resist, or to meet for the purpose of stopping or opposing; to confront; to encounter; as, to face an enemy in the field of battle …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 Faced — Face Face (f[=a]s), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Faced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Facing}.] 1. To meet in front; to oppose with firmness; to resist, or to meet for the purpose of stopping or opposing; to confront; to encounter; as, to face an enemy in the field… …

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  • 16 To face a thing out — Face Face (f[=a]s), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Faced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Facing}.] 1. To meet in front; to oppose with firmness; to resist, or to meet for the purpose of stopping or opposing; to confront; to encounter; as, to face an enemy in the field… …

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  • 17 To face down — Face Face (f[=a]s), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Faced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Facing}.] 1. To meet in front; to oppose with firmness; to resist, or to meet for the purpose of stopping or opposing; to confront; to encounter; as, to face an enemy in the field… …

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  • 18 to face the music — Face Face (f[=a]s), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Faced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Facing}.] 1. To meet in front; to oppose with firmness; to resist, or to meet for the purpose of stopping or opposing; to confront; to encounter; as, to face an enemy in the field… …

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  • 19 face — I. n. 1. Surface, external part. 2. Front, front, part. 3. Visage, countenance. 4. Look, appearance, semblance, external aspect. 5. Confidence, assurance, boldness, impudence, audacity, effrontery, brass. II. v. a. 1 …

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  • 20 West Burlington Independent School District — The West Burlington Independent School District is a school district in West Burlington, Iowa, and is home to the West Burlington Falcons. Brief History There have been a total of six buildings that could be called West Burlington Schools .… …

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