faceted faceted  /ˈfæ sə tɪd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having facets

Usage(s):

  1. Roger Vivier's faceted evening clutch and Louis Vuitton's hand-curled cuff seem at first glance more like sculptures than wearable pieces.
  2. We can say that because that's what big, multi-faceted money managers have been doing.
  3. The Waco wizard's 1953 Othello split the tortured Moor into three separate characters; later he got Actor Burgess Meredith to be anchor prince in a three-faceted Hamlet.

News

  1. Boston Networks enhance its Intelligent Building portfolio

    Today sees the launch of an enhanced Intelligent Building portfolio from Boston Networks, showcasing multi-faceted communications infrastructures and cutting edge security solutions. (PRWeb June 21, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10834679.htm
    on June 21, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. NEW HOPE: Monday is target for start of bridge work

    NEW HOPE — The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission has announced that Monday, June 10, is the target start date for a multi-faceted repaving and repair project on the approach roadways, overpasses and ramps that carry traffic to and from the agency’s New Hope-Lambertville (Route 202) Toll Bridge.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Beacon

  3. Wired Space Photo of the Day: Spirograph Nebula

    Glowing like a multi-faceted jewel, the planetary nebula IC 418 lies about 2, 000 light-years from Earth in the constellation Lepus. In this picture, the Hubble telescope reveals some remarkable textures weaving through the nebula. Their origin, however, is still ...        
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Wired News

Quotes

  1. "Citigroup's multi-faceted relationship with Ford could raise a question whether my relationship with Ford and Citigroup creates an appearance of conflict. Although no conflict currently exists and while I would have liked to remain involved, I have...
    on Aug 25, 2006 By: Robert Rubin Source: USA Today

  2. "This is a multi-faceted problem that calls for multi-faceted response," Fukuda said.
    on Jun 2, 2008 By: Yasuo Fukuda Source: The Age

  3. "Our multi-faceted bilateral operations with Russia are based on long-term interests," Singh said.
    on Nov 11, 2007 By: Manmohan Singh Source: Daily Times

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