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fa·cial

 (fā′shəl)
adj.
Of or concerning the face: facial cosmetics; facial hair.
n.
A treatment for the face, usually consisting of a massage and the application of cosmetic creams.

fa′cial·ly adv.

facial

(ˈfeɪʃəl)
adj
of or relating to the face
n
(Hairdressing & Grooming) a beauty treatment for the face, involving cleansing, massage, and cosmetic packs
ˈfacially adv

fa•cial

(ˈfeɪ ʃəl)

adj.
1. of the face: facial expression.
2. used to improve the condition of the face: a facial cream.
n.
3. a treatment to beautify the face.
[1600–10; < Medieval Latin faciālis. See face, -al1]
fa′cial•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.facial - cranial nerve that supplies facial musclesfacial - cranial nerve that supplies facial muscles
cranial nerve - any of the 12 paired nerves that originate in the brain stem
face, human face - the front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear; "he washed his face"; "I wish I had seen the look on his face when he got the news"
2.facial - care for the face that usually involves cleansing and massage and the application of cosmetic creamsfacial - care for the face that usually involves cleansing and massage and the application of cosmetic creams
beauty treatment - enhancement of someone's personal beauty
skin care, skincare - care for the skin
Adj.1.facial - of or concerning the facefacial - of or concerning the face; "a facial massage"; "facial hair"; "facial expression"
2.facial - of or pertaining to the outside surface of an object
Translations
obličejovýobličejová maska
ansigts-ansigtsbehandling
kasvo-kasvohoito
facijalnitretman lica
arc-
andlits-
美顔術顔の
미안술얼굴의
tvárový
ansikts-ansiktsbehandling
เกี่ยวกับใบหน้าการบำรุงผิวหน้า
sự làm đẹp cho mặtthuộc mặt

facial

[ˈfeɪʃəl]
A. ADJde la cara, facial
B. Ntratamiento m facial

facial

[ˈfeɪʃəl]
adj [features] → du visage; [injury] → au visage; [skin, muscles] → du visage; [moisturiser, cleanser] → pour le visage
facial expression → expression f
facial exercises → exercices mpl pour le visage facial hair
n (= beauty treatment) → soin m du visage
to have a facial → se faire faire un soin du visagefacial hair npoils mpl du visagefacial scrub face scrub nexfoliant m pour le visage

facial

adjGesichts-; facial hairGesichtsbehaarung f; facial expressionGesichtsausdruck m; facial featuresGesichtszüge pl; facial injuriesGesichtsverletzungen pl, → Verletzungen plim Gesicht

facial

[ˈfeɪʃl]
1. adjdel viso, facciale
2. ntrattamento di bellezza per il viso

face

(feis) noun
1. the front part of the head, from forehead to chin. a beautiful face.
2. a surface especially the front surface. a rock face.
3. in mining, the end of a tunnel etc where work is being done. a coal face.
verb
1. to be opposite to. My house faces the park.
2. to turn, stand etc in the direction of. She faced him across the desk.
3. to meet or accept boldly. to face one's fate.
-faced adjective
having a face of a certain kind. a baby-faced man.
facial (ˈfeiʃəl) adjective
of the face. facial expressions.
facing preposition
opposite. The hotel is facing the church.
facecloth noun
(American washcloth) a piece of cloth for washing the face or body.
ˈfacelift noun
1. an operation to smooth and firm the face. She has had a facelift.
2. a process intended to make a building etc look better. This village will be given a facelift.
ˈface-powder noun
a type of make-up in the form of a fine powder. She put on face-powder to stop her nose shining.
ˈface-saving adjective
of something which helps a person not to look stupid or not to appear to be giving in. He agreed to everything we asked and as a face-saving exercise we offered to consult him occasionally.
face value
the value stated on the face of a coin etc. Some old coins are now worth a great deal more than their face value.
at face value
as being as valuable etc as it appears. You must take this offer at face value.
face the music
to accept punishment or responsibility for something one has done. The child had to face the music after being rude to the teacher.
face to face
in person; in the actual presence of one another. I'd like to meet him face to face some day – I've heard so much about him.
face up to
to meet or accept boldly. She faced up to her difficult situation.
in the face of
having to deal with and in spite of. She succeeded in the face of great difficulties.
lose face
to suffer a loss of respect or reputation. You will really lose face if you are defeated.
make/pull a face
to twist one's face into a strange expression. She pulled faces at the baby to make it laugh.
on the face of it
as it appears at first glance, usually deceptively. On the face of it, the problem was easy.
put a good face on it
to give the appearance of being satisfied etc with something when one is not. Now it's done we'll have to put a good face on it.
save one's face
to avoid appearing stupid or wrong. I refuse to accept the reponsibility for that error just to save your face – it's your fault.

facial

تَدْلِيكُ الوَجْه, وَجْهِيّ obličejová maska, obličejový ansigts-, ansigtsbehandling Gesichts-, Gesichtsbehandlung περιποίηση προσώπου, προσώπου facial, limpieza de cutis kasvo-, kasvohoito facial, soins du visage facijalni, tretman lica facciale, pulizia del viso 美顔術, 顔の 미안술, 얼굴의 gezichts-, gezichtsbehandeling ansikts-, ansiktsbehandling twarzowy, zabieg kosmetyczny (twarzy) facial, limpeza de pele лицевой, уход за лицом ansikts-, ansiktsbehandling เกี่ยวกับใบหน้า, การบำรุงผิวหน้า yüz, yüz bakımı sự làm đẹp cho mặt, thuộc mặt 面部按摩, 面部的

facial

adj facial; — cleanser limpiador facial, desmaquillador m; n tratamiento facial, masaje m facial
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that is the height of gallantry," said the musketeer, who was obliged to call to his aid all the strength of his facial muscles to suppress an enormous inclination to laugh.
And by this time they had lighted their cigars and put on all manner of seafaring caps, some of them with big ear-lappets which somehow had the effect of bringing out their peculiar facial type.
The type of these people," said he in his sonorous fashion, "whether judged by cranial capacity, facial angle, or any other test, cannot be regarded as a low one; on the contrary, we must place it as considerably higher in the scale than many South American tribes which I can mention.
Jotham's facial muscles were unmoved by this appeal and, his vocabulary being limited, he merely repeated: "I guess I'll go along back.
Deep lines appeared on his forehead; for it is an awful thing for a football enthusiast to be compelled to applaud, in the very middle of the Cup-ties, purely by means of facial expression.
The stroke had clearly been a slight one, for she was able to articulate and to make her wishes known; and soon after the doctor's first visit she had begun to regain control of her facial muscles.
Tarzan had seen the surprise caused by his notice, and while he could understand nothing of the spoken language of these strange people their gestures and facial expressions told him much.
I am not sure that the greatest man of his age, if ever that solitary superlative existed, could escape these unfavorable reflections of himself in various small mirrors; and even Milton, looking for his portrait in a spoon, must submit to have the facial angle of a bumpkin.

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