having a face that is round.

Origin of round-faced

First recorded in 1670–80 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • He heard a short laugh from that round-faced, Frenchified fellow.

  • He had never felt towards a girl what that round-faced German boy felt.


    E. F. Benson

  • Captain Hornbecker, a round-faced officer, arrived with his soldiers.


    Charles Goff Thomson

  • Born somewhere in the immensity of Whitechapel, 29 towheaded, round-faced.

    The Bill-Toppers

    Andre Castaigne

  • Little Mrs. Thrush is just kissing her soft, round-faced cherub.

    How to Cook Husbands

    Elizabeth Strong Worthington