face-plant

noun
\ ˈfās-ˌplant How to pronounce face-plant (audio) \

Definition of face-plant

: a sudden face-first fall

First Known Use of face-plant

1982, in the meaning defined above

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“Face-plant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/face-plant. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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