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  • as indeadpan
  • as inexpressionless
  • as inpokerfaced

synonyms for straight-faced

  • impassive
  • stony
  • blank
  • nobody home
  • poker-faced
  • serious
  • unreadable
  • vacant
  • wooden

antonyms for straight-faced

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  • histrionic
  • warm
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    How to use straight-faced in a sentence

    She sat straight up in bed, and jerked her hands to her head, and screamed long and terribly.
    THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
    This wasn't at all what he meant to say, and it sounded very ridiculous; but somehow the words wouldn't come straight.
    DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
    She had listened—she had listened intently, looking straight out of the window and without moving.
    CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
    I pictured him as slim and young looking, smooth-faced, with golden curly hair, and big brown eyes.
    THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
    It mounted straight as a plume for a little way, until it met the cool air of evening which was beginning to fall.
    THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
    This judicial bent of the child is a curious one and often develops a priggish fondness for setting others morally straight.
    CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
    One evening in the month of April, a slim, straight-backed girl stood in the veranda of a bungalow at Meerut.
    THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
    The old dowager's voice toned down, and she pulled her black feathers straight upon her head.
    ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
    My two eyes haven't quite the same focal length and this often puts me out of the straight with a column of figures.
    THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
    I'd sacrifice myself willingly, if that would put things straight.
    ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
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    WORDS RELATED TO STRAIGHT-FACED

    • blank
    • impassive
    • nobody home
    • poker-faced
    • serious
    • stony
    • straight-faced
    • unreadable
    • vacant
    • wooden
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