[out-feys] /ˌaʊtˈfeɪs/

verb (used with object), outfaced, outfacing.
to cause to submit by or as if by staring down; or stare down.
to or confront boldly; defy.
verb (transitive)
to face or stare down
to confront boldly or defiantly

1520s, from out (adv.) + face (v.). Related: Outfaced; outfacing.


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