English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'façade'

(noun) 
the façade of the building
Synonyms
front
Attached to the front of the house was a veranda.
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face
We climbed 200 feet up the cliff face.
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exterior
The exterior of the building was a masterpiece of architecture.
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frontage
(noun) 
At work they hid their dislike of each other behind a façade of cheerfulness.
Synonyms
show
We need to make a show of acknowledging their expertise.
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front
He kept up a brave front.
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appearance
They gave the appearance of being on both sides.
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mask
His mask cracked, and she saw an angry and violent man.
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guise
The workers are being dismissed under the guise of a reorganization.
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pretence
He claimed the police beat him up under the pretence that he was resisting arrest.
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veneer
He was able to fool people with his veneer of intellectuality.
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semblance
They had nursed Peter back to some semblance of health.

Additional synonyms

in the sense of appearance
They gave the appearance of being on both sides.
in the sense of exterior
Definition
a part or surface that is on the outside
The exterior of the building was a masterpiece of architecture.
in the sense of face
Definition
the front or main side of an object, building, etc.
We climbed 200 feet up the cliff face.
Synonyms
right side,
vertical surface

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