beardless; smooth-shaven.
having a smooth or polished surface, as a stone.
deceitfully ingratiating.

Origin of smooth-faced

First recorded in 1570–80 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for smooth-faced

Contemporary Examples of smooth-faced

Historical Examples of smooth-faced

  • He was smooth-faced and pug-nosed, with an upper lip like a camel's.

    The Depot Master

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • "It is a trick of that smooth-faced knave Filippo," he cried.

    The Shame of Motley

    Raphael Sabatini

  • A smooth-faced Ranger sat beside the driver with a rifle across his knees.

    Oh, You Tex!

    William Macleod Raine

  • “You smooth-faced, unshaved fellows, have him always at your elbow,” said Craigie.

    Flora Lyndsay

    Susan Moodie

  • At his left hand, a smooth-faced, silent young man—his secretary.

    The Double Four

    E. Phillips Oppenheim