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English noun: Phiz

1. Phiz (person) English illustrator of several of Dickens' novels (1815-1882)


SynonymsBrowne, Hablot Knight Browne


Instance hypernymillustrator

2. phiz (body) the human face (`kisser' and `smiler' and `mug' are informal terms for `face' and `phiz' is British)


Synonymscountenance, kisser, mug, physiognomy, smiler, visage


Broader (hypernym)face, human face


Narrower (hyponym)pudding face, pudding-face


Part meronymhuman head


Domain regionBritain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


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