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KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From prefix (, saeng, “alive, fresh”) (tensified in slang speech) + 얼굴 (eolgul, “face”).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /s͈ɛ̝ŋʌ̹ɭ/
  • Phonetic hangeul:
  • Romanizations: RR (transcription): ssaeng-eolRR (transliteration): ssaeng-eolMC: ssaengŏlYale: ssayng.el

NounEdit

쌩얼 (ssaeng-eol)

  1. (neologism, slang) (a woman's) face without makeup

SynonymsEdit