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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. countenance: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  2. countenance: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  3. countenance: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  4. countenance: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  5. countenance: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  6. countenance: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  7. countenance: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  8. countenance, countenance: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Countenance, countenance: Wordnik [home, info]
  10. countenance: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  11. countenance: Wiktionary [home, info]
  12. countenance: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  13. countenance: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  14. countenance: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  15. countenance: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  16. Countenance, countenance: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  17. countenance: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  18. countenance: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. countenance: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  20. Countenance: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  21. Countenance: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  22. countenance: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  23. countenance: Rhymezone [home, info]
  24. Countenance: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  25. countenance: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  26. Countenance: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  27. countenance: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  28. countenance: The Phrontistery - A Dictionary of Obscure Words [home, info]
  29. countenance: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  30. countenance: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  31. countenance: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. COUNTENANCE: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. countenance: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. countenance: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. countenance: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (countenance)

noun:  the appearance conveyed by a person's face ("A pleasant countenance")
noun:  the human face (`kisser' and `smiler' and `mug' are informal terms for `face' and `phiz' is British)
noun:  formal and explicit approval
verb:  consent to, give permission

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Phrases that include countenance:   in countenance, keeps countenance, keeps in countenance more...

Words similar to countenance:   allow, countenanced, countenancer, countenancing, endorsement, imprimatur, kisser, let, mug, permit, physiognomy, sanction, smiler, visage, warrant, mien, more...

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