As nouns the difference between faker and facer
is that faker
is one who fakes something while facer
is an unexpected and stunning blow or defeat.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
one who fakes something
an impostor or impersonator
An unexpected and stunning blow or defeat
* 2005' : "You're such a snob," she said, with a provoking laugh; coming from the family he was thought to be snobbish about, this was a bit of a '''facer . - , (Bloomsbury Publishing, paperback, 6)
(obsolete) One who faces; one who puts on a false show; a bold-faced person.
(obsolete) A blow in the face, as in boxing; hence, any severe or stunning check or defeat, as in controversy.
* Charles Kingsley
- I should have been a stercoraceous mendicant if I had hollowed when I got a facer .