- having a plump or round face.
- facing squarely toward the spectator or in a given direction.
Origin of full-faced
First recorded in 1600–10
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Examples from the Web for full-faced
Pope is heavy, full-faced, brown-haired, and looks like a man of brains.The Secret Service.
Albert D. Richardson
This is a full-faced, clean-shaven man with hair close trimmed.The Pathless Trail
Arthur O. (Arthur Olney) Friel
One of Phocis, obverse: laureated head of Apollo; reverse: full-faced head of bull.The Archaeology and Prehistoric Annals of Scotland
He was a light complected man, tall large, and full-faced, with a large nose.The Underground Railroad
There are only one or two full-faced figures among the remains of Egyptian painting.A Text-Book of the History of Painting
John C. Van Dyke
- having a round full face
- Also: full face facing towards the viewer, with the entire face visible
- another name for bold face
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