Black-faced

Related to Black-faced: Black faced impala

Black´-faced`


a.1.Having a black, dark, or gloomy face or aspect.
References in classic literature ?
I had paused half way through the hatchway, looking back, still astonished beyond measure at the grotesque ugliness of this black-faced creature.
The black-faced man, howling in a singular voice rolled about under the feet of the dogs.
One of the black-faced Scotch, Sir Pitt: we killed on Thursday.
Curly and he were taken below by Perrault and turned over to a black-faced giant called Francois.
According to a report by South China Morning Post, the skit showed a black-faced Chinese woman with big fake buttocks in order to represent an African character.
One group was dressed like Japanese horror movie creature, 'Sadako,' of the horror flick 'The Ring' while another group suited up as black-faced 'kapre.
She described the golly - a black-faced smiling doll with a red jacket and striped trousers - as "offensive".
In the austral summer of 2011, in the rural arca of Villarrica county, southern Chile (39[degrees]16'S, 72[degrees]19'W), 7 black-faced ibis juveniles (approximately 4 months old) were observed in the field with weakness; they were unable to follow the group and struggling to take flight.
The theft of the black-faced Swaledale sheep, taken from the farm in Bellingham, was discovered late last week.
OFF IT GOES A snail in Kielder Forest, by Ruth Daverson FEELING SHEEPISH A black-faced lamb by Lyle Stout SPECTACULAR Andrew Charlton took this shot of the Tyne Bridge
Initially the scene was a microcosm of valley life between the two Great wars - the black-faced collier just up from the pit (no coal head baths at that time), the lady dressed in best fur-collared coat waiting for the bus, the suave, sharply-dressed snooker player posing with billiard cue in hand (most Welsh villages had their own snooker establishment - probably the reason Wales has produced so many fine snooker champions over the years).
The organization was created in 1997 in response to the threat of the Binnan industrial complex's being built on the wintering grounds of the endangered Black-faced Spoonbill (Platalea minor) in Taiwan.