Definition of Physiognomies

1. Noun. (plural of physiognomy) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Physiognomies

1. physiognomy [n] - See also: physiognomy

Physiognomies Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Physiognomies Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Physiognomies

physio
physio-
physioball
physiochemical
physiocrat
physiocratic
physiocrats
physiogenic
physiogeny
physiognomer
physiognomers
physiognomic
physiognomical
physiognomically
physiognomies (current term)
physiognomist
physiognomists
physiognomize
physiognomized
physiognomizes
physiognomizing
physiognomonic
physiognomy
physiognosis
physiognotrace
physiogony
physiographer
physiographers
physiographic

Literary usage of Physiognomies

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

1. The Diseases of Society: The Vice and Crime Problem by George Frank Lydston (1906)
"... XIII ILLUSTRATIVE CRANIA AND physiognomies OF DEGENERATES— TYPES Or CRIMINALS WHATEVER views may be held regarding the relation of physical degeneracy ..."

2. A Tour Through Holland, Along the Right and Left Banks of the Rhine, to the by John Carr (1807)
"physiognomies COMPARED....HOMAGE PAID TO GENIUS....ERASMUS'S STATUE. ... I saw none of those sprightly physiognomies, which abound in the large towns of ..."

3. A Pilgrimage in Europe and America Leading to the Discovery of the Sources by Giacomo Costantino Beltrami (1828)
"I saw in the expression of their physiognomies both a movement of surprise, and sentiments of affection and friendship. ..."

4. The Land of Fetish by Alfred Burdon Ellis (1883)
"Regulating the Sun—Arrival of the Ashanti Embassy—The Palaver —Ciceronian Eloquence—A Diplomatic Fiction—A beautiful simile —physiognomies—Unhealthiness of ..."

5. Renaissance in Italy: The Fine Arts by John Addington Symonds (1906)
"... IV THE REPUBLICS The different physiognomies of the Italian Republics—The Similarity of their Character as Municipalities—The Eights of Citizenship ..."

6. Renaissance in Italy by John Addington Symonds, ( (1898)
"CHAPTER IV THE REPUBLICS The different physiognomies of the Italian Republics—The Similarity of their Character as Municipalities The Rights of Citizenship ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Physiognomies

Search for Physiognomies on Dictionary.com!Search for Physiognomies on Thesaurus.com!Search for Physiognomies on Google!Search for Physiognomies on Wikipedia!

Search