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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fahrd]
    • /fɑrd/
    • /fˈɑːd/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fahrd]
    • /fɑrd/

Definitions of fard word

  • noun fard facial cosmetics. 1
  • verb with object fard to apply cosmetics to (the face). 1
  • noun fard (archaic) Colour or paint, especially white paint, used on the face; makeup, war-paint. 1
  • noun fard paint for the face, esp white paint 0

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Origin of fard

First appearance:

before 1400
One of the 24% oldest English words
1400-50; late Middle English < Middle French, Old French: noun derivative of farder to apply makeup, probably < Old Low Franconian *farwiđon to dye, color (compare Old High German farwjan, German färben)

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fard popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 71% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

fard usage trend in Literature

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