humorless and disapproving
Wearing a particularly stern and disapproving expression; humorless; priggish.
Origin: Probably from po, abbreviated slang based on French pot de chambre (chamber pot), after the distasteful expression anyone would adopt upon being presented with a full one. Perhaps similarly from pooh; perhaps influenced by poker-faced. Also possibly “poor-faced”.
The numerical value of po-faced in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of po-faced in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
If I were two-faced, would I be wearing this one
Faced with a choice of stepping up or stepping it down, we are going to step it down.
Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced.
Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.
The reporting period and recent weeks have been the most challenging the company has faced.
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