Faker vs Facer - What's the difference?

faker | facer |

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.

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(en noun)
  • one who fakes something
  • an impostor or impersonator
  • See also

    * fakir




    (en noun)
  • 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 .


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