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faze

[ feyz ]
/ feɪz /
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verb (used with object), fazed, faz·ing.
to cause to be disturbed or disconcerted; daunt: The worst insults cannot faze him.
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Origin of faze

First recorded in 1820–30, Americanism; dialectal form of feeze
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British Dictionary definitions for faze

faze
/ (feɪz) /

verb
(tr) to disconcert; worry; disturb

Word Origin for faze

C19: variant of feeze
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