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English definition of “poker-faced”

poker-faced

adjective uk   /ˈpəʊ.kəˌfeɪst/ us    /ˈpoʊ.kɚ-/
describes someone whose face does not show what they are thinking or feeling: She sat poker-faced all the way through the film.Not showing or feeling emotionsControlling emotionsLacking humour
poker face
noun [C] uk   us  
to wear/keep a poker faceNot showing or feeling emotionsControlling emotionsLacking humour
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