face it

face it
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [feys it]
    • /feɪs ɪt/
    • /feɪs ɪt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [feys it]
    • /feɪs ɪt/

Definition of face it words

  • interjection face it accept reality 1

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Parts of speech for Face it


face it popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 97% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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Synonyms for face it

verb face it

  • favor — something done or granted out of goodwill, rather than from justice or for remuneration; a kind act: to ask a favor.
  • accept — If you accept something that you have been offered, you say yes to it or agree to take it.
  • admire — If you admire someone or something, you like and respect them very much.
  • acclaim — If someone or something is acclaimed, they are praised enthusiastically.
  • handle — a part of a thing made specifically to be grasped or held by the hand.

Antonyms for face it

verb face it

  • condemn — If you condemn something, you say that it is very bad and unacceptable.
  • despise — If you despise something or someone, you dislike them and have a very low opinion of them.
  • dislike — to regard with displeasure, antipathy, or aversion: I dislike working. I dislike oysters.
  • hate — to dislike intensely or passionately; feel extreme aversion for or extreme hostility toward; detest: to hate the enemy; to hate bigotry.
  • scorn — open or unqualified contempt; disdain: His face and attitude showed the scorn he felt.

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