What does the word profile mean?

Usage examples for profile

  1. But tell me," he said, gazing at the adorable profile, " about yourself. – The Enchanted April by Elizabeth von Arnim
  2. There was something in her set profile that hurt him. – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  3. Presently she faced him again, for their conversation had been carried on in profile. – From Sand Hill to Pine by Bret Harte