HyperDic: human_face

English > 1 sense of the expression human face:
NOUNbodyhuman face, facethe front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear
English > human face: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningThe front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear.
Part ofhead, caputThe upper part of the human body or the front part of the body in animals
homo, man, human being, humanAny living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
Partsbeard, face fungus, whiskersThe hair growing on the lower part of a man's face
brow, foreheadThe part of the face above the eyes
cheekEither side of the face below the eyes
chin, mentumThe protruding part of the lower jaw
eye, oculus, opticThe organ of sight
eyebrow, brow, superciliumThe arch of hair above each eye
facial, facial nerve, nervus facialis, seventh cranial nervecranial nerve that supplies facial muscles
facial muscleAny of the skeletal muscles of the face
facial vein, vena facialisAny of several veins draining the face
feature, lineamentThe characteristic parts of a person's face
jawThe bones of the skull that frame the mouth and serve to open it
jowlA fullness and looseness of the flesh of the lower cheek and jaw (characteristic of aging)
mouthThe externally visible part of the oral cavity on the face and the system of organs surrounding the opening
nose, olfactory organThe organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract
Narrowercountenance, physiognomy, phiz, visage, kisser, smiler, mugThe human face ('kisser' and 'smiler' and 'mug' are informal terms for 'face' and 'phiz' is British)
Broaderexternal body partAny body part visible externally
Spanishcara, faz, rostro humano, rostro

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