[awf-th uh-feys, of-]
- (of a woman's hat) made without a brim.
- (of a woman's hairdo) not covering, framing, or shading the face.
Origin of off-the-face
First recorded in 1905–10
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Her little, off-the-face hat of the same bright color was decorated with a diamond bar-pin.Linda Carlton's Island Adventure