Fa"ser (?), n.


One who faces; one who puts on a false show; a bold-faced person.


There be no greater talkers, nor boasters, nor fasers. Latimer.


A blow in the face, as in boxing; hence, any severe or stunning check or defeat, as in controversy.


I should have been a stercoraceous mendicant if I had hollowed when I got a facer. C. Kingsley.


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