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game face

noun

the neutral or intense facial expression of a determined and serious sports player

Examples

As soon as the team hit the floor, they put on their game faces.

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Slang definitions & phrases for game face

game face

noun phrase

The determined face one adopts in a contest; a mask of hardihood: Just keep your game face. We've come this far/ The advancing Knicks needed to wear their game faces in a hurry, and they did (1980s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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