faced faced  /ˈfeɪst/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having a face or facing especially of a specified kind or number; often used in combination

Usage(s):

  1. He faced it in business, he faced it at the Olympics and he faced it when he took over as governor of a state.
  2. One was so mangled that his torso faced the sky and his legs faced the ground.
  3. Thin-faced titanium clubs use a trampoline-like effect to propel the ball down the fairway.

News

  1. Players Barcelona (And Real Madrid) Decided Were Not Good Enough - Part Two

    Part one looked at the dilemma faced by Barcelona - give young players like Thiago Alcântara and Martin Montoya more playing time at the expense of more proven talent or risk losing them. Part two considers some La Masia players who have been allowed to leave and some big money transfers that did not stick around long at Camp Nou. Signed or nurtured but still failed Defender Martin Caceres was ...
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Forbes

  2. Barcelona youth goalkeeper saves six penalties and scores winner against Atletico Madrid

    Barcelona's youngsters faced Atletico Madrid in the final of the Reino de León tournament on Sunday, but since the Blaugrana youth are taught that  endless passing is far superior to actually scoring goals, it finished 0-0 in normal time. In … Continue reading ?
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Dirty Tackle via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Too Faced and Bite Beauty Celebrate 15 Years Of Sephora With Exclusive Makeup Kits

        Beauty emporium Sephora has turned 15– thanks to its vast anti-aging collection, doesn’t look a day over 5. To celebrate, Two Faced and Bite Beauty each released special limited edition makeup palettes.     Bite Beauty 15 Shades …
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Atlanta Post

Quotes

  1. It took him five paragraphs to say the serious words we have all known for weeks, but he needed to say: "This oil spill is the worst environmental disaster America has ever faced."
    on Jun 16, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: CNN (blog)

  2. "The challenges that our economy has faced over the past year or so have generated some downward pressures on the foreign exchange value of the dollar, which have contributed to the unwelcome rise in import prices and consumer price inflation,"...
    on Jun 3, 2008 By: Ben Bernanke Source: CNNMoney.com

  3. "My wife is a blond and wears sunglasses in Florida, so every time she comes out of the gate, they're snapping pictures," Longwell said. "It's a different thing than we've ever faced down there. It's certainly a new wrinkle to it."
    on Dec 3, 2009 By: Ryan Longwell Source: London Free Press

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