Origin of stony-faced
Examples from the Web for stony-faced
Faced with a moping, stony-faced new partner, Beth did not selflessly set aside her own pain to help.
The agent waved at me, stony-faced, the conveyor belt trundled me outside the dome, and I kicked the weary rocket into life.The Risk Profession|Donald Edwin Westlake
Stony-faced, David stared defiantly at Marley, trying to control the trembling of his body.Category Phoenix|Boyd Ellanby
She said it with the most stony-faced calmness, with utter disregard of what significance her words had.The Rainbow Trail|Zane Grey
His words were greeted with stony-faced stares as meaningless and void of expression as the stare of a frozen fish.Connie Morgan in Alaska|James B. Hendryx
Cries of admiration rose on every side, and the fact that the stony-faced Sally Prindle had done it only added to the sensation.The Camp Fire Girls on the Open Road|Hildegard G. Frey