Search Result for "visage":
1. the human face (`kisser' and `smiler' and `mug' are informal terms for `face' and `phiz' is British);
[syn: countenance, physiognomy, phiz, visage, kisser, smiler, mug]
2. the appearance conveyed by a person's face;
- Example: "a pleasant countenance"
- Example: "a stern visage"
[syn: countenance, visage]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Visage \Vis"age\ (?; 48), n. [F. visage, from L. visus a seeing, a look, fr. videre, visum, to see. See Vision.] The face, countenance, or look of a person or an animal; -- chiefly applied to the human face. --Chaucer. "A visage of demand." --Shak. [1913 Webster] His visage was so marred more than any man. --Isa. lii. 14. [1913 Webster] Love and beauty still that visage grace. --Waller. [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Visage \Vis"age\ (?; 48), v. t. To face. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
38 Moby Thesaurus words for "visage": air, bearing, brow, carriage, cast, cast of countenance, color, complexion, countenance, demeanor, dial, expression, face, facial appearance, facies, favor, feature, features, garb, guise, kisser, lineaments, lines, looks, map, mien, mug, mush, pan, phiz, physiognomy, port, posture, presence, puss, stance, traits, turn