adjective Informal.

having a broad, flat face and, sometimes, a vacuous or stupid expression.

Origin of pie-faced

First recorded in 1910–15
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Historical Examples of pie-faced

  • The pie-faced lady he is talking to was, she asserts, Mary Queen of Scots in a previous existence.

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    Logan Pearsall Smith

  • But what we got out of that pie-faced Nimms of Penrhyn's wasn't worth taking notes of.

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    Sewell Ford

  • The pie-faced nurse was gone; or at least I didn't see her anywhere; and the change in Mrs. Sheila sort of made me gasp.

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    Francis Lynde

  • “Pull out there, you red-headed, pie-faced jay,” he shouted to the astonished young woman.