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English definition of “face-lift”


noun [C] (also facelift)  /ˈfeɪsˌlɪft/

face-lift noun [C] (OPERATION)

a medical operation that tightens loose skin to make the face look younger

face-lift noun [C] (IMPROVEMENT)

an improvement made to something to make it more modern or to change its appearance: The bank is planning to give its 1930 building a complete facelift.
(Definition of face-lift from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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