Definition of 'countenance'
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Example sentences containing 'countenance'
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But the sight of Benvenuto's evil lopsided countenance staring at her out of Tonino's arms left her with almost nothing to say. THE MAGICIANS OF CAPRONA (1977)
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Translations for 'countenance'
British English: countenance VERB
If someone will not countenance something, they do not agree with it and will not allow it to happen.
He would not countenance his daughter's marrying while still a student.
British English: countenance NOUN
Someone's countenance is their face.
He met each inquiry with an impassive countenance.
Definition of countenance from the Collins English Dictionary
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