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facepalm

Syllabification: face·palm
Pronunciation: /ˈfāspä(l)m
 
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(also face palm)

Definition of facepalm in English:

noun

[often as exclamation]
A gesture in which the palm of one’s hand is brought to one’s face, as an expression of disbelief, shame, or exasperation: the site collects photos of our favorite facepalms I’m pretty sure said friend now thinks Anne and I are dating—facepalm!
More example sentences
  • Facepalm so hard.
  • Facepalm?
  • facepalm Cardigans are VERY IMPORTANT to me, okay?

verb

[no object] Back to top  
Bring the palm of one’s hand to one’s face, as an expression of disbelief, shame, or exasperation: how many times did she facepalm during the hearing?
More example sentences
  • I double facepalmed.
  • However, a lot of cops, when they see something like this, facepalm and say "Those cops give people like me an EXTREMELY bad name!"

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