Phrases which refer to the face.

Posted by Dhm on June 23, 2004

In Reply to: Phrases which refer to the face. posted by Gary on June 23, 2004

: : A toffee nose,sticky beak and what is a 'glib'
: : thank you to answers on 'gab' and gezuntite
: : very much appreciated. I'm reserching phrases which refer to the face.

: A baby face
: A face in the crowd
: A face like a bulldog chewing a wasp
: A face like a fiddle
: A face like an unmade bed
: A face like the back of a bus
: A face like thunder
: A face that could stop a clock
: A face that only a mother could love
: A long face
: A poker face
: About face
: Arse about face
: As plain as the nose on your face
: At face value
: Blue in the face
: Cut off your nose to spite your face
: Don't get a face on
: Egg on your face
: Face facts
: Face the music
: Face up to
: Fly in the face of the evidence
: In your face
: It's written all over your face
: Keep a straight face
: Kick sand in his face
: Laugh in your face
: Laugh on the wrong side of your face
: Let's face it
: Let's face the music and dance
: Lose face
: Not just a pretty face
: Off your face
: On the face of it
: Plain as the nose on your face
: Put a brave face on
: Save face
: Set your face against something
: Shut your face
: Slap in the face
: The face that launched a thousand ships
: The unacceptable face of capitalism

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Just a few favorites:

Little pitchers have big ears.
Her eyes are bigger than her stomach.
Shut your cake hole!
Not by the hairs on my chinny-chin-chin.
Who are you going to believe, me or your lying eyes?
Loose lips sink ships.