Physiognomy

noun

Definition

The art of judging human character by facial features; facial features when regarded as revealing character.

Synonyms

  • Appearance
  • Expression
  • Look

Antonyms

  • Blank
  • Void
  • Facade

Sentences

His physiognomy indicated he wasn't telling the full truth.


The investigator was uncontested in his mastery of physiognomy.

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Science Today: Facial Expressions | California Academy of Sciences