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Definition of Facing

Facing n. means: A covering in front, for ornament or other purpose; an exterior covering or sheathing; as, the facing of an earthen slope, sea wall, etc. , to strengthen it or to protect or adorn the exposed surface.

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Facing n. means: A covering in front, for ornament or other purpose; an exterior covering or sheathing; as, the facing of an earthen slope, sea wall, etc. , to strengthen it or to protect or adorn the exposed surface.

Meaning of Facing

Facing (n.) means: A covering in front, for ornament or other purpose; an exterior covering or sheathing; as, the facing of an earthen slope, sea wall, etc. , to strengthen it or to protect or adorn the exposed surface.

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Facing (n.): A covering in front, for ornament or other purpose; an exterior covering or sheathing; as, the facing of an earthen slope, sea wall, etc. , to strengthen it or to protect or adorn the exposed surface.

Facing (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Face

Aspectant (a.): Facing each other.

Streetward (a.): Facing toward the street.

Facingly (adv.): In a facing manner or position.

Frontingly (adv.): In a fronting or facing position; opposingly.

Basket (n.): The two back seats facing one another on the outside of a stagecoach.

Sociable (n.): A carriage having two double seats facing each other, and a box for the driver.

Introrse (a.): Turning or facing inward, or toward the axis of the part to which it belongs.

Facing (n.): A lining placed near the edge of a garment for ornament or protection.

Against (prep.): Abreast; opposite to; facing; towards; as, against the mouth of a river; -- in this sense often preceded by over.

Facing (n.): The movement of soldiers by turning on their heels to the right, left, or about; -- chiefly in the pl.

Facework (n.): The material of the outside or front side, as of a wall or building; facing.

Trifarious (a.): Facing three ways; arranged in three vertical ranks, as the leaves of veratrum.

Anticous (a.): Facing toward the axis of the flower, as in the introrse anthers of the water lily.

Cropper (n.): A machine for cropping, as for shearing off bolts or rod iron, or for facing cloth.

Pitching (n.): A facing of stone laid upon a bank to prevent wear by tides or currents.

Face (v. t.): To cover in front, for ornament, protection, etc.; to put a facing upon; as, a building faced with marble.

Gantlet (n.): A military punishment formerly in use, wherein the offender was made to run between two files of men facing one another, who struck him as he passed.

Larboard (n.): The left-hand side of a ship to one on board facing toward the bow; port; -- opposed to starboard.

Washboard (n.): A board running round, and serving as a facing for, the walls of a room, next to the floor; a mopboard.

Wharfing (n.): A mode of facing sea walls and embankments with planks driven as piles and secured by ties.

Extrorse (a.): Facing outwards, or away from the axis of growth; -- said esp. of anthers occupying the outer side of the filament.

Starboard (v. t.): That side of a vessel which is on the right hand of a person who stands on board facing the bow; -- opposed to larboard, or port.

Ashler (n.): In the United States especially, a thin facing of squared and dressed stone upon a wall of rubble or brick.

Confront (v. t.): To stand facing or in front of; to face; esp. to face hostilely; to oppose with firmness.

Facing (n.): The finishing of any face of a wall with material different from that of which it is chiefly composed, or the coating or material so used.

Facing (n.): The collar and cuffs of a military coat; -- commonly of a color different from that of the coat.

Opposite (a.): Placed over against; standing or situated over against or in front; facing; -- often with to; as, a house opposite to the Exchange.

Facing (n.): A powdered substance, as charcoal, bituminous coal, ect., applied to the face of a mold, or mixed with the sand that forms it, to give a fine smooth surface to the casting.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Facing

Meaning of Larboard

Larboard means: The original name for the left side of the vessel when facing forward. The name was changed to Port to avoid any confusion with starboard, the right side of the vessel when facing forward.

Meaning of Windward and Leeward

Windward and Leeward means: Leeward and windward are words used to describe wind direction. Leeward is with the wind and Windward is against the wind. Still confused? Say you're standing outside on a windy day. The wind is blowing in your face. You are facing Windward. If you started walking in that same direction you would be walking windward. If the wind is blowing on your back then you are facing leeward. If you start walking in the same direction you are moving Leeward. This becomes important with tides. A lee tide is when the wind and the tide are both going the same direction. A windward tide is when the tide and the wind are moving in opposite directions. Windward: Facing the direction of the wind. Moving AGAINST the Wind

Meaning of STARBOARD

STARBOARD means: on the right when facing forward.

Meaning of up against it

up against it means: facing a personal or financial crisis

Meaning of on the rocks

on the rocks means: facing difficulties, esp. of a relationship or a business

Meaning of Starboard

Starboard means: The right side of the ship when you are facing toward her prow.

Meaning of hacerle frente a alguien

hacerle frente a alguien means: face someone. (lit.: to make facing to someone)

Meaning of PORT

PORT means: on the left of the ship or boat when facing forward.

Meaning of nooky

nooky means: Female genitalia. You're facing a tough nook; how are you going to solve it?

Meaning of Port

Port means: A seaport or the left side of the ship when you are facing toward her prow.

Meaning of doggie fashion

doggie fashion means: Adj. An act of sex in the manner of dogs, that is, with both partners facing the same direction and on their knees.

Meaning of doggie-style

doggie-style means: Anal intercourse with the one being fucked on all four, while the one doing the fucking mounts from the rear like a dog would,that is, with both partners facing the same direction and on one's knees.

Meaning of doggie fashion

doggie fashion means: Anal intercourse with the one being fucked on all four, while the one doing the fucking, mounts from the rear like a dog would, that is with both partners facing the same direction and on one's knees.

Meaning of Leeward and Widnward

Leeward and Widnward means: Leeward and windward are words used to describe wind direction. Leeward is with the wind and Windward is against the wind. Still confused? Say you're standing outside on a windy day. The wind is blowing in your face. You are facing Windward. If you started walking in that same direction you would be walking windward. If the wind is blowing on your back then you are facing leeward. If you start walking in the same direction you are moving Leeward. This becomes important with tides. A lee tide is when the wind and the tide are both going the same direction. A windward tide is when the tide and the wind are moving in opposite directions Leeward: The direction away from the wind. Opposite of windward.

Meaning of Starboard

Starboard means: The right side of the boat when facing forward. *Why do we say Port and Starboard?

Meaning of spoon

spoon means: Verb. 1. To nestle against one another in bed whilst both facing the same way. [Mid 1800s] 2. To miss hit a ball during a sporting activity. E.g."He only had the goalkeeper to beat and he spooned it!" Noun. An idiot, a foolish person.

Meaning of nook

nook means: A problem. You're facing a tough nook; how are you going to solve it?

Meaning of Sprung

Sprung means: A sexual position and cuddling technique, which involves two people lying on their sides, facing the same direction and fitting together like spoons, with the female’s back pressed against the male’s front.

Meaning of flash the V's

flash the V's means: Vrb phrs. An action of contempt, an insulting gesture. Involves raising the hand and making a V-sign with the index and forefinger, with the back of the hand facing away from the giver.

Meaning of catamaran

catamaran means: sled with stout wooden curved runners up in fron and with a vertical stick, or horn, at each corneer, either hauled by a horse, dog or man.  Used for carting wood and other heavy loads. Also, used for pleasure, passengers facing one side of the sleigh

Meaning of Facing

Facing means: A covering in front, for ornament or other purpose; an exterior covering or sheathing; as, the facing of an earthen slope, sea wall, etc. , to strengthen it or to protect or adorn the exposed surface.

Meaning of Facing

Facing means: of Face

Meaning of Aspectant

Aspectant means: Facing each other.

Meaning of Streetward

Streetward means: Facing toward the street.

Meaning of Facingly

Facingly means: In a facing manner or position.

Meaning of Frontingly

Frontingly means: In a fronting or facing position; opposingly.

Meaning of Basket

Basket means: The two back seats facing one another on the outside of a stagecoach.

Meaning of Sociable

Sociable means: A carriage having two double seats facing each other, and a box for the driver.

Meaning of Introrse

Introrse means: Turning or facing inward, or toward the axis of the part to which it belongs.

Meaning of Facing

Facing means: A lining placed near the edge of a garment for ornament or protection.

Meaning of Against

Against means: Abreast; opposite to; facing; towards; as, against the mouth of a river; -- in this sense often preceded by over.

Meaning of Facing

Facing means: The movement of soldiers by turning on their heels to the right, left, or about; -- chiefly in the pl.

Meaning of Facework

Facework means: The material of the outside or front side, as of a wall or building; facing.

Meaning of Trifarious

Trifarious means: Facing three ways; arranged in three vertical ranks, as the leaves of veratrum.

Meaning of Anticous

Anticous means: Facing toward the axis of the flower, as in the introrse anthers of the water lily.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Feed

Feed means: To satisfy; grafity or minister to, as any sense, talent, taste, or desire.

Meaning of Loculament

Loculament means: The cell of a pericarp in which the seed is lodged.

Meaning of Misery

Misery means: Cause of misery; calamity; misfortune.

Meaning of Proximal

Proximal means: Toward or nearest, as to a body, or center of motion of dependence; proximate.

Meaning of Stilettos

Stilettos means: of Stiletto

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of KNAP

KNAP means: Knap is Dorset slang for a small hill.

Meaning of COCKTAIL

COCKTAIL means: cigarette laced with cocaine or crack

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