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  • n. The face

Etymologies

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From physiognomy.

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  • The old salt sits down with his dog

    And shares out his bread and his grog.

    They’re birds of a feather

    And, so long together,

    Alike in their tastes and phisog.

    April 8, 2018

  • The human face (kisser, smiler, mug). British: phizog : an ugly phiz. Colloquial shortening of physiognomy. Phiz was an English illustrator of several of Dickens' novels (1815-1882).

    February 27, 2015