in your face Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “in your face” in the English Dictionary

"in your face" in British English

See all translations

in your face

slang shocking and ​annoying in a way that is ​difficult to ​ignore: dancemusic that is ​aggressive, ​sexy, and in ​your face

in-your-faceadjective

(also in-yer-face) uk   us   /ˌɪn.jəˈfeɪs/ informal
used to ​describe something done in a ​forceful way that ​intends to ​shockpeople: in-your-face ​televisionadvertising
(Definition of in your face from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"in your face" in American English

See all translations

in your face

slangrudelyannoying someone: One of the managers is always in my face.

in your face

slangbehaving or done in a ​direct, often ​rude way that is ​annoying and cannot be ​ignored: If you don’t ​tell them to get ​lost, they’ll be back in your ​facefaster than you ​know it.
(Definition of in your face from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of in your face?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
public school

in England, an expensive type of private school (= school paid for by parents not by the government)

Word of the Day