stone-faced
adjective Date: 1876 showing no emotion ; expressionless

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • stone-faced — (stōnʹfāst ) adj. Variant of stony faced. * * * …   Universalium

  • stone-faced — adj also stony faced showing no emotion or friendliness …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • stone-faced — ► ADJECTIVE informal ▪ revealing no emotions through the expressions of the face …   English terms dictionary

  • stone-faced — ¦ ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷ adjective : showing no emotion : expressionless a stolid, stone faced, humorless technocrat E.M.Swift * * * stone facedˈ or stony facedˈ adjective Revealing no emotion • • • Main Entry: ↑stone * * * stone faced …   Useful english dictionary

  • stone-faced — /ˈstoʊn feɪst/ (say stohn fayst) adjective expressionless, as from deep anger, ill will, heartlessness, etc. Also, stony faced. –stone facedly /ˈstoʊnˌfeɪsədli/ (say stohn.faysuhdlee), / ˌfeɪstli/ (say .faystlee), adverb –stone facedness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • stone faced — Synonyms and related words: decorous, demure, earnest, formal, frowning, grave, grim, grim faced, grim visaged, long faced, sedate, serious, sober, sober minded, sobersided, solemn, somber, staid, straight faced, thoughtful, unsmiling, weighty …   Moby Thesaurus

  • stone-faced — showing no feeling in one s expression, lacking emotion in one s facial expression …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Stone Age — the period in the history of humankind, preceding the Bronze Age and the Iron Age, and marked by the use of stone implements and weapons: subdivided into the Paleolithic, Mesolithic, and Neolithic periods. [1860 65] * * * First known period of… …   Universalium

  • stone face — n. informal a face that reveals no emotions Derivatives: stone faced adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stone Cold Steve Austin — Born Steven James Anderson December 18, 1964 (1964 12 18) (age 46) Victoria, Texas, U.S …   Wikipedia

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