- a white-faced animal; specif., a Hereford
- white theatrical makeup, typically applied to the entire face, worn as by clowns and mimes
- White facial makeup: a mime performing in whiteface.
- A white-faced animal, especially a Hereford.
(countable and uncountable, plural whitefaces)
The "white person" sense is rarely used directly; instead, it is found chiefly in reported or fictional speech, where it is ascribed to non-white characters, often as a way of establishing them as primitives.