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phiz

(fɪz)
n
(Anatomy) slang chiefly Brit the face or a facial expression: an ugly phiz. Also called: phizog
[C17: colloquial shortening of physiognomy]

Phiz

(fɪz)
n
(Biography) real name Hablot Knight Browne. 1815–82, English painter, noted for his illustrations for Dickens' novels
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Noun1.phiz - English illustrator of several of Dickens' novels (1815-1882)Phiz - English illustrator of several of Dickens' novels (1815-1882)
2.phiz - the human face (`kisser' and `smiler' and `mug' are informal terms for `face' and `phiz' is British)phiz - the human face (`kisser' and `smiler' and `mug' are informal terms for `face' and `phiz' is British)
human head - the head of a human being
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"
pudding face, pudding-face - a large fat human face
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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phiz

[fɪz] Njeta f

phiz

n (dated Brit sl) → Visage f (inf)
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Players would draw cards with various faces on them and have to recreate those likenesses on Mr Pop's blank, spring-loaded fizzog before the timer ran out and all their hard work was catapulted across the living room floor.
It runs across my forehead and down the bridge of my nose, as if a face painter had run out of ideas and just decided to draw a big red T on my fizzog, I hope in recognition of my favourite drink rather than a comment on my character.
The four are actually friends Sue Hawkins, Jacky Fellows, Deb Nicholls and Emma Rollason who perform together for the Dudleybased Fizzog Productions.
THE 50% FUNNIER COMEDY TOUR WITH FIZZOG PRODUCTIONS: mac, Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham.
Having spotted me, the smile of contentment on her fizzog dropped, the Biscuit Monitor having been well and truly caught with her fat fingers in the tin.
And protocol demands Gordon must get his fizzog up before the next one follows.
Loosely translated - if you're going to Dudley, and specifically to the Black Country Living Museum, you had better watch out for the ladies from the Fizzog (it means "face") Theatre Company.
I tuned in ready for the first at Lingfield, only to be greeted by the young shaver's grinning fizzog telling us how Sir Michael Stoute's last five runners had all won.
And the tortured look on his face as someone mucked up the starters matched to a tee Brando's haunted fizzog at the end of that Francis Ford Coppola Vietnam classic.
Fifty Shades of Fizzog, theSpace On Niddry Street, August 7-23, 7.
They were soon surrounded by actors from street theatre group, Fizzog, who embraced their re-enactment and involved them in their own live show of an eviction at the museum.