Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

facing

noun
     
Related topics: Clothes and Fashion
fac‧ing [uncountable and countable]
1TBB an outer surface of a wall or building made of a different material from the rest in order to make it look attractive
2DC material fastened to the inside of a piece of clothing to strengthen it
3

facings

[plural]DC parts of a jacket, coat etc around the neck and wrists which have a different colour from the rest

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary