Definition of Facelessness

1. Noun. The state or condition of being faceless. ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Facelessness

1. [n -ES]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Facelessness

facebusters
facecloth
facecloths
faced
facedly
facedown
facedowns
facefirst
faceful
facefuls
faceguard
faceguards
faceism
faceless
facelessly
facelessness
facelessnesses
facelift
facelifted
facelifting
facelifts
facelike
facemail
faceman
facemask
facemasks
facemen
faceoff
faceoff spot
faceoff spots

Literary usage of Facelessness

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Mental Culture in Burmese Crisis Politics: Aung San Suu Kyi and the National by Gustaaf Houtman (1999)
"... not only organised elections, but has taken up culture and Buddhism as a platform in order to compensate for its facelessness and its lack of charisma. ..."

2. Small Pieces Loosely Joined: A Unified Theory of the Web by David Weinberger (2002)
"... If real-world fame mirrors the facelessness of the real-world public, Web fame is as face-ful as the Web public. If the real- world public reduces us to ..."

3. The Socius of Architecture: Amsterdam, Tokyo, New York by Ad Graafland (2000)
"... The bareness or the facelessness of this kind of architecture is the basis of my study; it is certainly not its ultimate destination. ..."

4. Daytrips Washington, D. C.: 50 One-Day Adventures in Washington, Virginia by Earl Steinbicker (1999)
"Prior to 1929, this area had been a notorious slum, which at least had the virtue of being more interesting than the present bureaucratic facelessness. ..."

5. Violence in South Africa: A Variety of Perspectives by Elirea Bornman, René Van Eeden, Marie Wentzel (1998)
"facelessness (public de-individualization). People in crowds (including a crowd of spectators) tend to assume that it is difficult to identify them. ..."

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