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Definitions and Synonyms of facet | Another word for facet | What is facet?

Definition 1: a distinct feature or element in a problem - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where facet or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he studied every facet of the question

Synonyms for facet in the sense of this definition

(facet is a kind of ...) a prominent attribute or aspect of something

"the map showed roads and other features" "generosity is one of his best characteristics"

(... is a kind of facet ) an aspect of something (as contrasted with some other implied aspect)

"he was on the heavy side" "he is on the purchasing side of the business" "it brought out his better side"

(... is a kind of facet ) a particular aspect of life or activity

"he was helpless in an important sector of his life"

(... is a kind of facet ) a superficial aspect as opposed to the real nature of something

"it was not what it appeared to be on the surface"

Definition 2: a smooth surface (as of a bone or cut gemstone) - [noun denoting shape]

(facet is a kind of ...) a figure that is a part of another figure

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