- having an unhappy or gloomy expression; glum.
- having a face longer than the usual.
Origin of long-faced
Related Words for long-facedgenuine, deliberate, sincere, thoughtful, honest, severe, depressed, miserable, sorry, troubled, despondent, sober, heavy, subdued, sage, quiet, earnest, sedate, dull, dignified
Examples from the Web for long-faced
Historical Examples of long-faced
Well, none o' your long-faced, sour-looking Christians for me!Mildred Keith
The world has little use for whiners, or long-faced failures.The Victorious Attitude
Orison Swett Marden
You can't depend on many of these long-faced canters, anyhow.Life and adventures of Frank and Jesse James
J. A. Dacus
He was a dark-skinned, long-faced man with a sardonic twist to his mouth.Atom Drive
Charles Louis Fontenay
After a time they all trooped away, these long-faced men of pill and potion.Superwomen
Albert Payson Terhune