face means: 1. To add a shape layer of fabric to the edges of garments such as the neckline. A facing is a piece of fabric that has been applied. 2. The outside side of a fabric. (in Fashion Dictionary)

What else does face mean?

From the top of your forehead down to the base to the bottom of your chin, and from ear-to-ear. (in Merlin Dictionary)

The appearance of a person. (in Merlin Dictionary)

An expression that is contorted; a grimace. (in Merlin Dictionary)

Prestige; value or standing as a person in the eyes and minds of others. (in Merlin Dictionary)

Particularly, the most prominent or significant surface of an object. (in Merlin Dictionary)

The front surface is what you see. (in Merlin Dictionary)