face away(redirected from face-away)
To turn one's head away from someone or something, so as to look elsewhere. I gashed my hand pretty badly last night and had to face away from all the blood.
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face away (from someone or something)
to turn away from someone or something. Please face away from me while I change clothes. I'll face away. You go right ahead.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.