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countenance
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King Lear
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as in: a pleasant countenance Define
facial expression; or face; or composure
  • Found you no displeasure in him by word or countenance?

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  • She has a pleasant countenance.
  • Her countenance grew stern.

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unspecified meaning
  • No, sir; but you have that in your countenance which I would fain call master.
  • His countenance likes me not.

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  • Now, then, we’ll use His countenance for the battle; which being done, Let her who would be rid of him devise His speedy taking off.

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as in: a pleasant countenance Define
facial expression; or face; or composure
as in: giving countenance Define
to tolerate, approve, or show favor or support
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