Examples from the Web for hard-faced
One of the hard-faced officers explains that the security here is provided mostly by off-duty cops and correctional officers.
The silent, hard-faced Hans leant forward and stared up the darkling water, his hand behind his ear.Lysbeth|H. Rider Haggard
Mrs Brandon smiled, and then rose again, as the hard-faced footman opened the door.By Birth a Lady|George Manville Fenn
Thus spoke a hard-faced woman of some thirty odd, by her looks.The Yotsuya Kwaidan or O'Iwa Inari|James S. De Benneville