outface outface

Definition(s):

  • (v) overcome or cause to waver or submit by (or as if by) staring

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He can only try to outface it.
  2. A new English plutocracy, mercantile and determined to outface the landed gentry, was on the rise.
  3. Lee was sometimes too much of a gentleman, says Freeman: by not standing on his authority, letting subordinates argue and outface him, he sometimes lost military opportunities.
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