put up a good/brave front

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Definition of put up a good/brave front

: to hide one's true feelings, thoughts, etc. She put up a good/brave front, but I know she was very disappointed.

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“Put up a good/brave front.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/put%20up%20a%20good/brave%20front. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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