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rubber-faced

[ruhb-er-feyst] /ˈrʌb ərˌfeɪst/
adjective
1.
having a face with unusually mobile features:
a rubber-faced comedian.
Origin of rubber-faced
1960-1965
1960-65
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  • The gun-captains muzzled the rubber-faced shoulder-pieces, and the long lean muzzles behind the shields shifted fractionally.

    A Fleet in Being Rudyard Kipling
  • The tingling of the batsman's fingers which might result could be neutralised by the use of a rubber-faced bat.

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