Definition of Long-faced

1. Adjective. Having a face longer than the usual.

Similar to: Faced



Definition of Long-faced

1. Adjective. Displaying sadness. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Long-faced

long-chain-fatty-acid-CoA ligase
long-chain-fatty-acyl-glutamate deacylase
long-chain 3-hydroxyacyl CoA dehydrogenase
long-clawed prawn
long-dated
long-day plant
long-distance
long-distance call
long-distance runner
long-drawn
long-drawn-out
long-eared bat
long-eared owl
long-eared owls
long-established
long-faced (current term)
long-familiar
long-fin tunny
long-fingered frog
long-haired
long-handled
long-handled spade
long-haul
long-hauls
long-head coneflower
long-headed
long-held
long-horned
long-horned beetle

Literary usage of Long-faced

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1. The Crime of Caste in Our Country: Americans Enforce Equality. No Sham by Benjamin Rush Davenport (1893)
"... Lee, by his courteous, kindly, and magnanimous behavior toward Lee and bis vanquished legions whom Grant had so long faced and at last van- quished. ..."

2. The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication by Charles Darwin (1899)
"Certainly not; the short-faced fancier could see no beauty in it; the long-faced fancier would swear there was no use in it, &c." In these comical passages, ..."

3. Poultry Culture Sanitation and Hygiene by Benjamin Franklyn Kaupp (1920)
"The English tumblers are divided into the long and short faced, although the tendency of modern judges is to favor the long faced birds which tend toward ..."

4. Arboreal Man by Frederic Wood Jones (1916)
"In herbivorous animals the transition is very easily seen; the long-faced horse may be contrasted (solely from the point of view of this function) with the ..."

5. Trukese-English Dictionary by Ward Hunt Goodenough, Hiroshi Sugita (1980)
"long side (as of a table or house), side wall (of house). long-faced ... be long-faced. long-lived ..."

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