Origin of bald-faced
First recorded in 1640–50
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Examples from the Web for bald-faced
Its nuclear program is a bald-faced attempt at regional hegemony, one that comes closer to fruition with each passing day.James Kirchick on How Biden Gets it Wrong (Again) in Newsweek
December 21, 2011
The astonishing thing about such opportunism is that it is so bald-faced.Our Gutless Turn-Tail Politics
January 9, 2010
It was the Bald-faced Kid, breathless, his brow beaded with perspiration.
He was, as the Bald-faced Kid said to himself, "a sad looking mess."
"I'll take a chance," said the Bald-faced Kid, reaching for the money.
The Bald-faced Kid glanced at the horse and his jaw dropped.
The Bald-faced Kid was beginning to show signs of exasperation.