carbuncle face n.
a face covered in boils and pimples.
|Dict. Canting Crew.|
|Northampton Mercury 23 Sept. 3/3: Deserted from [...] the 14th Regiment of Foot [...] James Biddel [...] swarthy Complexion, lank black hair, Carbuncle-faced.|
|, ,||Classical Dict. of the Vulgar Tongue.|
|Grose’s Classical Dict. of the Vulgar Tongue.|
|Green Mountain Freeman (Montpelier, VT) 28 Aug. 2/7: Bringing the paper near his carbuncle face and straining those ‘visual organs’.|
|Dundee Courier 14 Aug. 4/3: A drunken, mahogany-faced, carbuncle-nosed blacklsmith.|