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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Barefaced  \Bare"faced`\,  a. 
  1.  With  the  face  uncovered;  not  masked.  ``You  will  play 
  barefaced.''  --Shak. 
 
  2.  Without  concealment;  undisguised.  Hence:  Shameless; 
  audacious.  ``Barefaced  treason.''  --J.  Baillie. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  barefaced 
  adj  1:  with  no  effort  to  conceal;  "a  barefaced  lie"  [syn:  {bald}] 
  2:  unrestrained  by  convention  or  propriety;  "an  audacious  trick 
  to  pull";  "a  barefaced  hypocrite";  "the  most  bodacious 
  display  of  tourism  this  side  of  Anaheim"-  Los  Angeles 
  Times;  "bold-faced  lies";  "brazen  arrogance";  "the  modern 
  world  with  its  quick  material  successes  and  insolent 
  belief  in  the  boundless  possibilities  of  progress"- 
  Bertrand  Russell  [syn:  {audacious},  {bodacious},  {bold-faced}, 
  {brassy},  {brazen},  {brazen-faced},  {insolent}] 




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