from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. White facial makeup: a mime performing in whiteface.
- n. A white-faced animal, especially a Hereford.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Makeup that makes the face appear white, as sometimes worn by clowns, mimes, or in the Gothic subculture.
- n. Any bird of the genus Aphelocephala.
- n. A Hereford cow.
- n. A person of European descent. (See usage notes.)
white + face (Wiktionary)