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Adj.1.long-faced - having a face longer than the usual
faced - having a face or facing especially of a specified kind or number; often used in combination; "a neatly faced terrace"
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It made Edna laugh, and she laughed, too, at the portrait in his first long trousers; while another interested her, taken when he left for college, looking thin, long-faced, with eyes full of fire, ambition and great intentions.
While one of these loiterers showed the red skin and wild accouterments of a native of the woods, the other exhibited, through the mask of his rude and nearly savage equipments, the brighter, though sun-burned and long-faced complexion of one who might claim descent from a European parentage.
Wiener-Dog presents a series of vignettes held together by the titular canine, a long-faced dachshund that bears witness to the emptiness of the lives she's a part of, however briefly.
Dappy The N-Dubz star won't be able to horse around for a little while after getting kicked in the face by his long-faced friend.
LONG-FACED time lord Matt Smith is reportedly quitting Dr Who, even though he only took the role three years from now.
They should make a prettier doll because she is a prettier woman than that long-faced cartoonish thing," said Queens resident Carl Williams, 53.
Such representational liberties and her audacious colors--hot melon, egg-yolk yellow, shades of purple both putrid and lovely, true reds, neon pinks--driven by a lavish imagination and a cultivation of the symbolic, place Schutz's work into what I'll call "figural burlesque." This "genre" of painting might include, among other work, the mannered distortions of John Currin and Lisa Yuskavage; the oblique, photo-based compositions of Magnus von Plessen; Brian Calvin's flatly painted, long-faced slackers; or even the lushly painted and downright strange mythic pastorals of Vladimir Dubossarsky and Aleksandr Vinogradov.
A great end to a fantastic series, but judging by this atmospheric and powerful crime drama, the best is yet to come for our long-faced Irishman.