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A growth of hair on a man's chin, cheeks, or upper lip.‘men with lots of facial hair’
- ‘The only contradiction to his boyishness is his ever-present facial hair.’
- ‘Charlie's facial hair has grown from stubble to full-fledged beard.’
- ‘Many celebrities have fun when it comes to their facial hair.’
- ‘Where would some of our most distinguished historical figures be without their facial hair?’
- ‘She lowered her age when she enlisted to make her lack of facial hair less remarkable.’
- ‘Finns dress quite formally when heading out on the town, and the sight of a man not wearing a suit or jacket in a nightclub is as rare as a middle-aged Finn without facial hair.’
- ‘Don't be afraid to try out new styles with your facial hair, since no change is permanent.’
- ‘Carefully trimming, shaving and shaping one's facial hair can achieve a never-ending multitude of looks, such as handlebar moustaches, goatees and designer sideburns.’
- ‘Banderas sports three-day old facial hair and a messy mop top, whispering all his lines at an inaudible level.’
- ‘There's a fine line between what is considered in and out of style in terms of facial hair.’
- ‘Like a haircut, a change in facial hair is a great way to change your look.’
- ‘The men plucked their facial hair and also removed hair around their heads, leaving a long central lock that they braided with decorative feathers, shells, and strings.’
- ‘A guy with great facial hair feels like the king of the world.’
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