full face

full face
adv. with all of the face visible; facing directly at someone or something

she looked full face at the mirror

adj. [attrib.]
1) showing all of the face

a full-face mug shot

2) covering all of the face

a full-face motorcycle helmet

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ˌfull ˈface f17 [full face] adjective, adverb
showing the whole of sb's face; not in profile

a full-face


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