- the face, usually with reference to shape, features, expression, etc.; countenance.
- aspect; appearance.
Origin of visage
Synonyms for visage
Examples from the Web for visaged
Historical Examples of visaged
Lindsay visaged the words with a smile, but they had an articulated hardness.Hilda
Sarah Jeanette Duncan
Monica laughs: to be angry with so sad a visaged man as Owen Kelly would be a cruelty.Rossmoyne
I see a carriage roll up, and Sir Alfred Milner springs out, spare-framed and (p. 204) visaged like an eagle.War's Brighter Side
- face or countenance
- appearance; aspect
Word Origin for visage
c.1300, from Old French visage, from vis "face, appearance," from Latin visus "a look, vision," from past participle stem of videre "to see" (see vision). Visagiste "make-up artist" is recorded from 1958, from French.