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noun as in surface; aspect

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The way they take a subject and look at it from numerous angles, uncovering meaning in every facet, is so inspiring and motivating.

From Fortune

I chose them to learn every facet of my own business so that when I started my own business, I didn’t need to hire anyone for the first few years.

From Ozy

An unusually disruptive year, 2020 has seen every facet of the way we live, and think for that matter, upended.

From Digiday

The force driving each of these cases is machismo, an attitude ingrained in nearly every facet of Colombian society.

From Quartz

Watson Advertising offers marketers and agencies a suite of media, data, and AI technology solutions to help improve decision-making and reduce costs across key facets of the marketing lifecycle – from media planning through measurement.

The religion shaped all facets of life: art, medicine, literature, and even dynastic politics.

Luqman explained that they represented the sun shining down on Earth, facets mimicking rays of light.

This chicken features a thin, abundant crust with so many facets and angles you want to call it rococo.

This warped ideology, Bayor argues, trickled down into all facets of American immigration policy.

Pangea is all about the cultural and social facets of particular peoples and places.

It had two pilasters of stone cut in facets, and the coping represented a reclining woman holding a cornucopia.

At Sixty-first Street he halted before the revolving facets of the entrance to Costellos.

Aladdin's Cave it was dubbed—a truly magical world of glassy facets and scintillating crystals.

A ray for every invisible atom that dances in the air—for the million million changing facets of the million ocean waves.

When broken it exhibits large shining facets, in a variety of positions.


On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to facets, such as: angle, level, appearance, slant, character, and feature.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.