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red face

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red face

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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  • He was plain, with a red face and eyes that avoided one's gaze.

    My Double Life Sarah Bernhardt
  • His wrinkled, red face was edged by a white fringe of whisker.

  • Solomon's red face was redder still when he saw us together.

    Kent Knowles: Quahaug Joseph C. Lincoln
  • His red face had gone splotchy purple; his hands were trembling.

  • There stepped forward a little man with a red face and blinking eyes.

    The Nebuly Coat John Meade Falkner
  • He was a small, stout man with a red face and a peppery manner.

    The Return of Sherlock Holmes Arthur Conan Doyle
  • This is the last time that any sport can be made with the red face of Bardolph.

    King Henry the Fifth William Shakespeare
  • We could see the faces of the men in the boat, the red face of the officer in the stern.

    Left on Labrador

    Charles Asbury Stephens
  • In the Indian sun the red face of the Westerner looks even redder.

    Kari the Elephant

    Dhan Gopal Mukerji
  • The light glistened on a round, red face and a long French bayonet.

    High Adventure James Norman Hall

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