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bald-faced

[bawld-feyst] /ˈbɔldˌfeɪst/
adjective
1.
barefaced (def 2).
Origin of bald-faced
1640-1650
1640-50
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  • While the horses were on their way to the post the bald-faced Kid escorted Hopwood to a position in front of the grand stand.

    Old Man Curry Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan
  • It was the bald-faced Kid, breathless, his brow beaded with perspiration.

    Old Man Curry Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan
  • Suddenly, a bald-faced steer shot out of the ruck of the herd, darting at right angles to the course.

    Frances of the Ranges Amy Bell Marlowe
  • The bald-faced Kid glanced at the horse and his jaw dropped.

    Old Man Curry Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan
  • The bald-faced Kid might see miracles with his eyes, but there was that about him which demanded explanation.

    Old Man Curry Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan
  • He rode the bald-faced pony, and across his pommel was slung his musket.

  • "Yes, but an inside tip now and then never hurt anybody," said the bald-faced Kid.

    Old Man Curry Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan
  • Ah, there were the cross-roads and the bald-faced Stag at the corner.

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