The style or cut of a type or font of type.
An abbreviation for typeface referring to a family in a given style.
The name of a particular typeface design.
(short for typeface and same as family) all type of a single design, e.g., Helvetica.
Short for "typeface"; the style of a font or set of character images
typestyle, letterform or font.
A face is a style of displaying characters. It specifies attributes such as font family and size, foreground and background colors, underline and strike-through, background stipple, etc. Emacs provides features to associate specific faces with portions of buffer text, in order to display that text as specified by the face attributes.
Is it a font? Is it a color? No, it is a face