Definition of facepalm in English:

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facepalm

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

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 Cardigans are VERY IMPORTANT to me, okay?
  • The facepalm is as much for mike who fell for it hook, line and sinker.
  • I could not help but notice that his front seat passenger had already adopted the position known as the "facepalm".

verb

[no object]
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
  • However, a lot of cops, when they see something like this, facepalm and say "Those cops give people like me an EXTREMELY bad name!"
  • I double facepalmed.
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