Meaning of “the unacceptable face of sth” in the English Dictionary

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"the unacceptable face of sth" in British English

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the unacceptable face of sth

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the bad side to a particular system or set of beliefs:

The paper showed a picture of homeless people sleeping on the streets with the caption underneath "the unacceptable face of capitalism".

(Definition of “the unacceptable face of sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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