Phiz meaning

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Phiz is a slang term for the emotion someone is showing on their face.

An example of phiz is a smile.

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A face or facial expression.
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1831 June, “The Lord Advocate on Reform", Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, volume 29, number 181, page 980:"Š

[...] and whatever the feelings which now agitate our secret hearts, "” you see we are resolved at least to put on a cheerful phiz, and not to die either of the dumps or the mumps, or any other of the dismals.

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1885, Richard F. Burton, The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, volume 8.

"As for thee, thou givest me good-morrow with thy one eye and thy lameness and thy ill-omened phiz and I become poor and bankrupt and hungry!"

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Origin of phiz