Thesaurus / deadpan
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
“I’m patient because I cannot really run fast, and that’s my only option,” he said, with a deadpan.
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Halfway across the lobby, a tall swarthy man with one of those deadpan faces rose to greet him.
She continued to stare, deadpan and blank-eyed, with no answering flicker of a smile.
THE STARS, MY BROTHERSEDMOND HAMILTON
Suzanne looked closely at him—he was so deadpan, it was hard to tell what was on his mind.
WORDS RELATED TO DEADPAN
- bound and determined
- cold sober
- go for broke
- in earnest
- along for the ride
- going with the flow
- rolling with the punches
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