in the face

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in the face

In addition to the idiom beginning with in the face, also see blue in the face; fly in the face; look one in the face; red in the face; slap in the face; stare in the face; talk someone's arm off (until blue in the face).

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
Copyright © 1997. Published by Houghton Mifflin.
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