to sb's face Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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to sb's face

C2 If you say something ​unpleasant to someone's face, you say it to them ​directly, when you are together: If you've got something to say, say it to my face.
(Definition of to sb's face from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “to sb's face”
in Chinese (Simplified) 当着(某人的)面…
in Chinese (Traditional) 當著(某人的)面…
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