[ awf-thuh-feys, of- ]
/ ˈɔf ðəˈfeɪs, ˈɒf- /
(of a woman's hat) made without a brim.
(of a woman's hairdo) not covering, framing, or shading the face.
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Origin of off-the-face
First recorded in 1905–10
Words nearby off-the-face
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Example sentences from the Web for off-the-face
Her little, off-the-face hat of the same bright color was decorated with a diamond bar-pin.Linda Carlton's Island Adventure|Edith Lavell