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off-the-face

[awf-th uh-feys, of-] /ˈɔf ðəˈfeɪs, ˈɒf-/
adjective
1.
(of a woman's hat) made without a brim.
2.
(of a woman's hairdo) not covering, framing, or shading the face.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
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