Definitions for straight face

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. straight face(noun)

    a serious facial expression giving no evidence of interest or amusement


  1. straight face(Noun)

    A face that is expressionless, especially not laughing.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. James Oddo:

    I just don’t think I can stand there and celebrate any aspect of this institution and keep a straight face.

  2. Harry Reid:

    To have the Republicans with a straight face, after they have filibustered hundreds and hundreds of times issues that are of immense consequence to our country now come back and say, 'Well we shouldn't do it here,' so this is just, in effect, being kind of a poor loser. Because the fact is that how Leader McConnell can come out there without grimacing when he would say something like that is beyond my ability to comprehend.

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