Face Saving

Pronunciation of Face Saving
/fˈe͡ɪs sˈe͡ɪvɪŋ/, /fˈe‍ɪs sˈe‍ɪvɪŋ/, /f_ˈeɪ_s s_ˈeɪ_v_ɪ_ŋ/

Synonyms for face saving:

Sense 1

unprompted, lamely, procedural, attempted, saltwater, preventative, preventive, commemorative, token, parting, maiden, two-handed, limp, on-the-job, reciprocal, recreational.

Sense 2

part-time, paid, two-step, official.

Sense 3

panic, lame, physical.

Sense 4

desperate, amateur, hostile.

Sense 5

positive, personal.

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