countenance

[ koun-tn-uhns ]SEE DEFINITION OF countenance

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR COUNTENANCE

"His countenance and his voice troubled me, like the presence of evil," answered Philothea.

They were both silent for a few moments; and Eudora's countenance was troubled.

Stern displeasure was visible in the countenance of the great sculptor.

He gazed on the bright landscape, as if it had been the countenance of a friend.

Suddenly his countenance shone with a strange and impressive beauty.

Eudora's countenance kindled with indignation, as she listened to what Milza had told.

With an undefined feeling of awe, she looked in the countenance of her friend.

"Dearest Philothea, I scarcely know his countenance," replied the maiden.

For myself I beg your tolerance, your countenance and your united aid.

His countenance is mild and pleasant, and has a highly intellectual expression.

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