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See definition of face down on Dictionary.com
  • as inprone
  • as inargue
  • as inoppose
  • as inchallenge
  • as inconfront

synonyms for face down

  • decumbent
  • flat
  • horizontal
  • level
  • procumbent
  • prostrate
  • reclining
  • recumbent
  • resupine
  • supine
  • contend
  • squabble
  • disagree
  • quibble
  • dispute
  • quarrel
  • pettifog
  • rehash
  • bandy
  • hash
  • bicker
  • sass
  • buck
  • jump
  • cross
  • wrangle
  • hassle
  • battle
  • row
  • hammer
  • feud
  • break with
  • cross swords
  • gang up on
  • lock horns
  • altercate
  • bump heads
  • face off
  • go one on one
  • hammer away
  • hash over
  • have at each other
  • have at it
  • jump on
  • knock around
  • mix it up
  • pick an argument
  • put up a fight
  • put up a struggle
  • set to
  • sock it to
  • stick it to
  • talk back
  • get in one's face
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antonyms for face down

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  • improbably
  • sitting
  • straight
  • unlikely
  • upright
  • keep quiet
  • overlook
  • make peace
  • agree
  • abstain
  • comply
  • ignore
  • harmonize
  • concur
  • give in
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How to use face down in a sentence

It is most peculiar, and when he plays that way, the most bewitching little expression comes over his face.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Bernard stood there face to face with Mrs. Vivian, whose eyes seemed to plead with him more than ever.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
A Yankee, whose face had been mauled in a pot-house brawl, assured General Jackson that he had received his scars in battle.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Then there was Wee Wo,—he was a little Chinese chap, and we used to send him down the chimneys to open front doors for us.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
The bride elect rushes up to him, and so they both step down to the foot-lights.
PHYSIOLOGY OF THE OPERAJOHN H. SWABY (AKA "SCRICI")
With a suffocating gasp, she fell back into the chair on which she sat, and covered her face with her hands.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Joe looked at her with a smile, his face still solemn and serious for all its youth and the fires of new-lit hope behind his eyes.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
I take the Extream Bells, and set down the six Changes on them thus.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
The blood that accused his friend in his heart, rushed to his face, when he repeated what had been told him.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The aged woman made no reply; her eyes still studied Ramona's face, and she still held her hand.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
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