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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.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of straight face in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of straight face in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of straight face in a Sentence

  1. Bill Clinton:

    (Republicans) actually, with a straight face, say that the great recession was caused by too much regulation on Wall Street. They actually say that.

  2. Milagros Bosse:

    I'm at the point now where all I want to do is cry, i can't. I have four angels who look at me every day and ask,' Mami, are we going to be OK ?' With a straight face, I look at them and say we're going to be fine. I have tears in my eyes, but I can't break down because of them.

  3. 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.

  4. James Oddo:

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

  5. The University of Oregon:

    The paper is simply impossible to read with a straight face. It employs liberal buzzwords -- colonialism, marginalization, masculinist discourses, etc. -- with such frequency that the entire thing comes off like a joke.

Images & Illustrations of straight face

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