rubber-faced

[ruhb-er-feyst]
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adjective

having a face with unusually mobile features: a rubber-faced comedian.

Nearby words

  1. rubber stamp,
  2. rubber tree,
  3. rubber-base paint,
  4. rubber-bulb syringe,
  5. rubber-chicken circuit,
  6. rubber-stamp,
  7. rubberbanding,
  8. rubberize,
  9. rubberman disease,
  10. rubberneck

Origin of rubber-faced

First recorded in 1960–65

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for rubber-faced

  • The tingling of the batsman's fingers which might result could be neutralised by the use of a rubber-faced bat.

  • The gun-captains muzzled the rubber-faced shoulder-pieces, and the long lean muzzles behind the shields shifted fractionally.

    A Fleet in Being|Rudyard Kipling