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adjective mainly literary etched pronunciation in British English /etʃt/
  1. 1
    if something is etched on your mind or memory, you can still remember it very clearly, sometimes when you would prefer to forget it
  2. 2
    if a feeling is etched on someone’s face, their expression shows clearly what they are feeling


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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