(Of a person) having a red face, especially as a result of exertion, embarrassment, or shame: Steve was left red-faced when a fan tried to rip his pants off
More example sentences
- That was Thomas, I realised, looking over the plump, red-faced infant spread out uncomfortably all over my chair.
- As many as 4,000 of the 100,000 calls made each year are from red-faced motorists who left the keys in their cars.
- Each time he'd forget the sequence and need to be reminded; each time it left him red-faced and tired.
Words that rhyme with red-facedbarefaced, baste, boldfaced, chaste, haste, lambaste, paste, po-faced, self-faced, shamefaced, smooth-faced, strait-laced, taste, unplaced, untraced, waist, waste
For editors and proofreaders
Definition of red-faced in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.