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boot-faced Line breaks: boot-faced

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Definition of boot-faced in English:


British informal
Having a grim or scowling expression: a boot-faced police sergeant
More example sentences
  • Her West End debut has been another antidote to the occasionally boot-faced Havers.
  • The boot-faced former MP has complained.
  • She soon lapses back into her impersonation of a boot-faced police sergeant.
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