Definition of Facing in English :

Define Facing in English

Facing meaning in English

Meaning of Facing in English

Pronunciation of Facing in English

Facing pronunciation in English

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see synonyms of facing


1. facing

a lining applied to the edge of a garment for ornamentation or strengthening

2. facing, veneer

an ornamental coating to a building

3. cladding, facing

a protective covering that protects the outside of a building

4. facing, lining

providing something with a surface of a different material

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of facing
a piece of material used esp to conceal the seam of a garment and prevent fraying
2. (usually plural)
a piece of additional cloth, esp in a different colour, on the collar, cuffs, etc, of the jacket of a military uniform, formerly used to denote the regiment
an outer layer or coat of material applied to the surface of a wall
4. marketing
an area of retail shelf space

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see synonyms of facing
a lining, often decorative, sewn on the inside edge of a garment or on a part that is turned back, as a collar
any material used for this
a covering of contrasting material to decorate or protect a building, brick wall, etc.
4.  [pl.]
the trimmings, collar, and cuffs of certain military coats

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see synonyms of facing
a. A piece of material sewn to the edge of a garment, such as a dress or coat, as lining or decoration.
b. Material used for such a lining or decoration.
2. An outer layer or coating applied to a surface for protection or decoration.

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