Definitions of facer

  1. ( a dated Briticism) a serious difficulty with which one is suddenly faced

Usage examples for facer

  1. The whole thing is- a real facer! – The Chestermarke Instinct by J. S. Fletcher
  2. It was something of a facer, and it set me to wondering. – A Fool and His Money by George Barr McCutcheon
  3. " Well that's a facer, certainly," said Bob, rather warmly; " but if you come to that, where would you have been if we hadn't come to your help- burnt out by this time, with your precious fort." – Middy and Ensign by G. Manville Fenn