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  • Angel face
  • Apple cheeks
  • Aren't you glad you use Dial? Don't you wish everybody did? ( Dial Soap advertising slogan )
  • Arse about face
  • As mad as a bear with a sore head
  • As plain as the nose on your face
  • As stiff as a poker
  • Ashen faced
  • At face value
  • Avert one's eyes
  • Baby face
  • Babyface Nelson ( Nickname of Lester Gillis )
  • Bald-faced lie
  • Bang your head against a brick wall
  • Bang, bang, Maxwell's silver hammer came down upon her head ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Bare-faced lie
  • Bat your eyes
  • Be it on your head
  • Bedroom eyes
  • Before your very eyes
  • Bitch slap ( a full swing slap in the face intended to be humiliating )
  • Bite someone's head off
  • Blow winds, and crack your cheeks
  • Blow your nose
  • Blue Eyes ( Elton John song )
  • Blue in the face
  • Boat race ( Cockney rhyming slang for face )
  • Body off Baywatch, face off Crimewatch
  • Bone head
  • Box your ears
  • Boy, is my face red ( A catchphrase from David Letterman )
  • Bright Eyes ( Art Garfunkel song )
  • Bring tears to your eyes
  • Bring to a head
  • Brown Eyes Handsome Man ( Jerry Lee Lewis song )
  • Bury your head in the sand ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Butt head
  • Butter Face
  • By the hairs on my chinny chin chin, I'll blow your house down
  • Can't Get You Out of My Head ( Kylie Minogue song )
  • Can't make head or tail of it
  • Can't see beyond the end of your nose
  • Cheek by jowl
  • Chew face
  • Chin wag
  • Chipmunk Cheeks ( Nickname of Alfred Delvecchio ( Al Molinaro ) )
  • Clapped eyes on
  • Clean your clock
  • Close your eyes and think of England ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cloth ears
  • Come hither eyes
  • Come to a head
  • Coming out of your ears
  • Couldn't make head or tail of it
  • Cried my eyes out
  • Croydon facelift
  • Customer facing
  • Dancing cheek to cheek
  • Dial down ( adjust a device to reduce sound or temperature )
  • Do my eyes deceive me?
  • Do your head in
  • Don't close your eyes for a minute
  • Don't cut off your nose to spite your face ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Don't get a face on
  • Don't mess with my head
  • Don't shoot until you can see the whites of their eyes
  • Don't touch that dial
  • Don't trouble your pretty little head about it
  • Donkey's years ( Cockney rhyming slang for ears ) ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Down came a blackbird and pecked off her nose ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Drink To Me Only With Thine Eyes ( Ben Jonson poem and Victorian song )
  • Easy on the eyes
  • Eat face
  • Egg on your face
  • Eyes Wide Shut ( Stanley Kubrick movie )
  • Eyes in the back of your head
  • Eyes like saucers
  • Eyes out on stalks
  • Eyes right
  • Eyes swimming with tears
  • Face card ( the jack queeen or king in a set of playing cards )
  • Face down
  • Face facts
  • Face fungus
  • Face in the crowd
  • Face lift
  • Face like a bulldog chewing a wasp
  • Face like a fiddle
  • Face like an unmade bed
  • Face like the back of a bus
  • Face like thunder
  • Face off
  • Face palm moment
  • Face recognition )
  • Face that could stop a clock
  • Face that only a mother could love
  • Face the competition
  • Face the music
  • Face the truth
  • Face time
  • Face your maker
  • Facial furniture
  • Fall about your ears
  • Fall flat on your face
  • Fall on deaf ears
  • Feast your eyes on this
  • Ferret face ( Nickname of Major Frank Burns ( Larry Linville ) )
  • Fish always rot from the head downwards ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Fly in the face of the evidence
  • Follow your nose ( Froot Loops advertising slogan )
  • For Your Eyes Only ( James Bond movie Roger Moore )
  • For your eyes only
  • Fountain head
  • Four eyes
  • Fresh faced
  • Fresh pair of eyes
  • Friends, Romans, Countrymen, lend me your ears
  • Frog face
  • Full head of hair
  • Funny in the head
  • Get it into your head
  • Get out of my face
  • Get up your nose
  • Get your head around something
  • Get your head down
  • Get your head together
  • Give someone a bloody nose
  • Glass chin
  • Go and boil your head
  • Go boil your head
  • Go eyes out
  • Go to your head
  • Goo goo eyes
  • Good head on his shoulders
  • Got your head screwed on
  • Hands that do dishes can feel soft as your face, with mild green Fairy Liquid ( Fairy Liquid advertising slogan )
  • Hang your head
  • Hanging over your head
  • Hatchet faced
  • Have your ears chewed off
  • Have your head examined
  • He went to bed and bound his head with vinegar and brown paper ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Head and shoulders above
  • Head banger
  • Head case
  • Head count
  • Head doctor
  • Head first
  • Head for figures
  • Head for heights
  • Head for the Border ( Taco Bell Restaurants advertising slogan )
  • Head for the hills
  • Head for the mountains ( Busch Beer advertising slogan )
  • Head games
  • Head honcho
  • Head hunting
  • Head in the clouds
  • Head in the sand
  • Head like a sieve
  • Head of hair
  • Head of steam
  • Head of the family
  • Head of the household
  • Head off
  • Head on
  • Head on collision
  • Head over heels in love
  • Head start
  • Head them off at the pass
  • Head to head
  • Head to toe
  • Head up
  • Head wind
  • Heap coals of fire on someone's head
  • Her face lit up
  • Hit it on the nose
  • Hit the nail on the head
  • Hold a gun to his head
  • Hold up your head
  • Hold your head up high
  • Hold your nose
  • Hot Lips Houlihan ( Nickname of Major Margaret Houlihan ( Loretta Swit ) )
  • I Can't Take My Eyes Off You ( Muse song )
  • I can't believe my eyes
  • I could do that standing on my head
  • I never forget a face, but in your case I'll be glad to make an exception ( Groucho Marx line )
  • I never knew you had dandruff ( Head and Shoulders shampoo advertising slogan )
  • I'm all ears
  • If it doesn't get all over the place, it doesn't belong in your face ( Carl's Jr advertising slogan )
  • If you can keep your head when all about you ( from a poem by Kipling )
  • If your face fits
  • In over your head
  • In the eyes of the law
  • In your face
  • It's complicated ( Facebook relationship status )
  • It's no skin off my nose
  • It's written all over your face
  • Just put your lips together and blow ( To Have And Have Not )
  • Keep a civil tongue in your head
  • Keep a cool head
  • Keep a straight face
  • Keep your chin up
  • Keep your eyes on the prize
  • Keep your eyes peeled
  • Keep your head
  • Keep your head above water
  • Keep your head down
  • Keep your lips sealed
  • Keep your nose clean
  • Keep your nose out of
  • Keep your nose to the grindstone
  • Kick sand in his face
  • Knock it on the head
  • Knuckle head
  • Laugh in your face
  • Laugh on the wrong side of your face
  • Laugh your head off
  • Lay eyes on
  • Lead by the nose
  • Lead with the chin
  • Let's face it
  • Let's face the music and dance
  • Level head
  • Lick your lips
  • Like a chicken with its head cut off
  • Little Brown Jug ( Glenn Miller tune )
  • Little pitchers have big ears
  • Living is easy with eyes closed ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Loaf of bread ( Cockney rhyming slang for head )
  • Long face
  • Long faced
  • Look down your nose
  • Loose lips sink ships ( World War II advertising slogan )
  • Lose face
  • Lose your head
  • Lower your eyes
  • Mace your face
  • Make a face
  • Make eyes at
  • Make sheep's eyes at
  • Make your head spin
  • Man of a Thousand Faces ( Nickname of Lon Chaney )
  • Meat head
  • Mince pies ( Cockney rhyming slang for eyes )
  • Monstrous carbuncle on the face of an old friend ( Prince Charles quotation )
  • Mug's game
  • Music to my ears
  • My ears were burning
  • My head is spinning
  • My lips are sealed
  • My mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun ( from a poem by Shakespeare )
  • Need your head examined
  • Nose around
  • Nose dive
  • Nose for crime
  • Nose for trouble
  • Nose to tail
  • Not just a pretty face
  • Not right in the head
  • Nothing to worry your pretty little head about
  • Off the top of my head
  • Off with his head
  • Off your face
  • Off your head
  • Old Blue Eyes ( Nickname of Frank Sinatra )
  • Old Red Eyes ( Nickname of Alice Cooper )
  • Old head on young shoulders
  • On everyone's lips
  • On me head son ( Invitation to cross a football so that another player can head it )
  • On the face of it
  • On the face of the earth
  • On your lips
  • On your own head be it
  • Open your eyes
  • Out of your head
  • Over your head
  • Pass my lips
  • Pay through the nose
  • Pecker head
  • Penny Lane is in my ears and in my eyes ( Beatles song lyric )
  • People who like people like Dial ( Dial Soap advertising slogan )
  • Petrol head
  • Pin your ears back
  • Pizza face
  • Play kissy face
  • Po faced
  • Pointy head
  • Poker Face ( Lady Gaga song )
  • Poker face
  • Portrait painting ( a form of painting in which the human face is the subject )
  • Poster boy
  • Pot head
  • Powder your nose
  • Price on his head
  • Prick up your ears
  • Prima facie
  • Propeller head
  • Puddin' Head ( Nickname of Colonel Sherman Potter ( Harry Morgan ) )
  • Puddin' Head ( Nickname of Willie Jones )
  • Pull a face
  • Pull the wool over someone's eyes
  • Pull your head in
  • Put a brave face on
  • Put a gun to your head
  • Put your game face on
  • Put your head above the parapet
  • Put your head into the lion's mouth
  • Put your head on the block
  • Put your nose out of joint
  • Put your nose where its not wanted
  • Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head ( Burt Bacharach song )
  • Read my lips, no new taxes ( Political slogan )
  • Right before your eyes
  • Ring in your ears
  • Rosy cheeks
  • Royal flush ( in poker - a hand including a ten jack queen king and ace of the same suit )
  • Rub someone's nose in it
  • Rub your nose in it
  • Sans teeth, sans eyes, sans taste, sans everything
  • Save face
  • See the face you love light up with Terry's All Gold ( Terrys Chocolates advertising slogan )
  • Set eyes on
  • Set your face against something
  • Shut your cake hole
  • Shut your face
  • Shut your pie hole
  • Sight for Soaring Eyes ( Trans World Airways advertising slogan )
  • Sight for sore eyes ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Sizzle Lips ( Nickname of Richie Cunningham ( Ron Howard ) )
  • Slap in the face
  • Sleepy head
  • Snake eyes
  • Snap someone's head off
  • Soft in the head
  • Someone ears are burning
  • Square eyes
  • Stand it on its head
  • Stars in your eyes
  • Steam coming out of your ears
  • Stick your chin out
  • Strong in the arm and thick in the head
  • Stuff your face
  • Suck face ( slang term for kissing )
  • Take it into your head
  • Take it on the chin
  • Talk over your head
  • Talking head
  • That frosty mug sensation ( A&W Root Beer advertising slogan )
  • The Adventure of the Yellow Face ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • The Eye into the Eyes ( CBS advertising slogan )
  • The Face ( Nickname of Lt.Templeton Peck ( Dirk Benedict ) )
  • The Girl with the Upside-Down Eyes ( Nickname of actress Glynis Johns )
  • The Head Ball Coach ( Nickname of Steve Spurrier )
  • The Man with the Child in His Eyes ( Kate Bush song )
  • The answer is staring you in the face
  • The eyes are the windows of the soul
  • The face that launched a thousand ships
  • The scales have fallen from my eyes
  • The unacceptable face of capitalism
  • The walls have ears
  • Throw a beanball ( A baseball expression meaning to attack an opponent by aiming at their head )
  • Throw it back in your face
  • Thumb your nose
  • Tongue in cheek
  • Towel head ( derogatory slang term referring to an Arab man )
  • Trench warfare ( combat where troops face each other in trenches )
  • Turn the other cheek
  • Turn your nose up at
  • Two faced
  • Ugly mug
  • Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown
  • Up to your ears
  • Up to your eyes in
  • Upon your head be it
  • Waits at the window, wearing the face that she keeps in a jar by the door ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Walls have ears
  • Wet behind the ears
  • Wet the baby's head
  • What a cheek
  • When Irish eyes are smiling
  • When in disgrace with fortune and men's eyes ( from a sonnet by Shakespeare )
  • Win by a head
  • Win by a nose
  • Wipe the smile off your face
  • Wipe your face
  • With your eyes open
  • With your nose in the air
  • Yorkshire born in Yorkshire bred, strong in the arm and weak in the head
  • You would forget your head if it weren't screwed on
  • You'll get square eyes
  • Your eyes are bigger than your stomach

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