Definition of black-faced in English:

black-faced

adjective

  • 1Of a thing (also with personification): dark, dismal, gloomy.

  • 2Of a person: having a dark-coloured or blackened face.

  • 3Of an animal: having a black or dark-coloured face.

  • 4Typography
    Typography. Designating or printed in blackface type; bold.

Origin

Mid 16th century. From black + faced.

Pronunciation

black-faced

/ˈblakˌfeɪst/