in someone's face
Definition of in someone's face
: in a direct way that shows anger or disrespect for someone She laughed in his face. He slammed the door in my face.
Word by Word Definitions
: some person : somebody
: the front part of the head that in humans extends from the forehead to the chin and includes the mouth, nose, cheeks, and eyes
: the face as a means of identification : countenance
: presence, sight
: to confront impudently
: to line near the edge especially with a different material
: to cover the front or surface of
Seen and Heard
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