facelift facelift  /ˈfeɪs ˌlɪft/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging from your face; an incision is made near the hair line and skin is pulled back and excess tissue is excised
  2. (n) a renovation that improves the outward appearance (as of a building) but usually does not involve major changes

Usage(s):

  1. It heals and makes you look like you had a facelift.
  2. Scarred by war and restoration, the Parthenon gets a facelift Next Revolution The Palais de Tokyo, site of Paris' first modern art museeum, will re-open to showcase young artists.

News

  1. Operation Facelift For Businesses In Southern Idaho Kicked Off Monday

    Twin Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) - Southern Idaho's third annual operation facelift is kicked off Monday. The two week downtown revitalization project will run through June 21st.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KMVT Twin Falls

  2. Connecticut Plastic Surgeon Offers Customized Facelift Procedures for Each Unique Patient

    Dr. Fredric Newman, a Fairfield county plastic surgeon, believes no type of plastic surgery has a greater effect on a patient's facial appearance than a facelift procedure. He seeks to provide his patients ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Linc facelift reflects management changes

    I was impressed with the Eagles' presentation to reporters Friday of their plans for a $125 milllion facelift for Lincoln Financial Field; I think some of the planned changes will give the Linc more character, will define it more as the home of the Eagles and a "Philly" kind of place.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Philly.com

Quotes

  1. "He definitely needs a facelift and I'm going to sort him out," Calzaghe said at a London news conference. "I just hope he's not going to run."
    on Jan 23, 2008 By: Joe Calzaghe Source: USA Today

  2. "Calzaghe is cute, but he ain't going to be cute after this facelift," Hopkins told BBC Radio 5 Live. "If he steps out of his back yard, he will be handed his first defeat. I will beat Joe Calzaghe easily."
    on Nov 14, 2007 By: Bernard Hopkins Source: Sportinglife.com

  3. "Twenty five years ago, Bruce was ill-advised by a doctor to have a partial facelift and a nose job," Kardashian writes on her blog. "Unfortunately, the result wasn't what Bruce had hoped for and for years since then he has been the victim of...
    on May 12, 2009 By: Kim Kardashian Source: New York Daily News

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