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bald-faced

[bawld-feyst] /ˈbɔldˌfeɪst/
adjective
1.
barefaced (def 2).
Origin of bald-faced
1640-1650
First recorded in 1640-50
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  • "I'll take a chance," said the bald-faced Kid, reaching for the money.

    Old Man Curry

    Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan
  • It was the bald-faced Kid, breathless, his brow beaded with perspiration.

    Old Man Curry

    Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan
  • The bald-faced Kid glanced at the horse and his jaw dropped.

    Old Man Curry

    Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan
  • He was, as the bald-faced Kid said to himself, "a sad looking mess."

    Old Man Curry

    Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan
  • The bald-faced Kid was beginning to show signs of exasperation.

    Old Man Curry

    Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan
  • He rode the bald-faced pony, and across his pommel was slung his musket.

  • He went in and bid adieu to Mr. and Mrs. Brill and the "bald-faced Stag" for ever.

    The Limit Ada Leverson
  • Ah, there were the cross-roads and the bald-faced Stag at the corner.

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