dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information
Wiki: Resources, links, and other information


4 definitions found
 for Visage
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Visage \Vis"age\ (?; 48), v. t.
     To face. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Visage \Vis"age\ (?; 48), n. [F. visage, from L. visus a seeing,
     a look, fr. videre, visum, to see. See Vision.]
     The face, countenance, or look of a person or an animal; --
     chiefly applied to the human face. --Chaucer. "A visage of
     demand." --Shak.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           His visage was so marred more than any man. --Isa. lii.
                                                    14.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Love and beauty still that visage grace. --Waller.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  visage
      n 1: the human face (`kisser' and `smiler' and `mug' are
           informal terms for `face' and `phiz' is British) [syn:
           countenance, physiognomy, phiz, visage, kisser,
           smiler, mug]
      2: the appearance conveyed by a person's face; "a pleasant
         countenance"; "a stern visage" [syn: countenance, visage]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  38 Moby Thesaurus words for "visage":
     air, bearing, brow, carriage, cast, cast of countenance, color,
     complexion, countenance, demeanor, dial, expression, face,
     facial appearance, facies, favor, feature, features, garb, guise,
     kisser, lineaments, lines, looks, map, mien, mug, mush, pan, phiz,
     physiognomy, port, posture, presence, puss, stance, traits, turn
  
  

Questions or comments about this site? Contact webmaster@dict.org