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- adj. Alternative spelling of facesaving.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. allowing one to maintain one's dignity or prestige; designed to avoid admitting something embarrassing; ; -- of actions.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an act that avoids a loss of face (of dignity or prestige)
- adj. maintaining dignity or prestige
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