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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The appearance conveyed by a person's face or expression; The human face. Formal and explicit approval. v. - Consent to, give permission.

Usage examples (37)
  • I believe long habits of virtue have a sensible effect on the countenance.
  • A pleasant countenance
  • Sometimes, not always, the countenance is the index of the mind.
  • 'I do not doubt it,' replied the other, your countenance is a letter of recommendation to every heart. ' for more
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