Thesaurus / countenance
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His brother Olaf was a tall, thin man; handsome in countenance; lively, modest, and popular.

HeimskringlaSnorri Sturlason

The doctor kept his countenance and checked a smile which might have escaped most people at the aspect of the man.

The Two BrothersHonore de Balzac

Her countenance expressed surprise and bewilderment that no chick was in sight.

Elsie at IonMartha Finley

He was shown the jewel; and from the expression of admiration on his countenance, I could see we had not overvalued it.

Confessions of a ThugPhilip Meadows Taylor

What countenance did she put on at the perusal of my letter?

The History of Don Quixote de la ManchaMiguel de Cervantes Saavedra

Garry propped himself upon one elbow, the better to see the speaker's countenance.

Was this why Mr. Allison's countenance expressed so much agitation when he first saw me?

The Hermit Of ------ StreetAnna Katharine Green (Mrs. Charles Rohlfs)

Vesta's countenance fell, as she thought of the suspicion that might attach to her father.

The Entailed HatGeorge Alfred Townsend

Finding his countenance to indicate youth and benevolence, I accosted him as he approached.

I was watching his face intently, and the moment he touched the ball I saw an expression of delight come over his countenance.

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