23 de junho de 2018

Poker face - meaning and examples with audios (vocabulary and short listening)

A face without any interpretable expression. It is frozen, totally expressionless, showing nothing at all, no emotion or animation of any kind (as that of a good poker player). In Portuguese, some people call this type of facial expression "cara de paisagem".

- lousy poker face. - Fine.
Madam Secretary - Global Relief
** lousy adjective = BAD

So that's your poker face.
Seinfeld - The Scofflaw

Dude, you've got to have a poker face like me.
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure 

Well, Emily's got a better poker face than I thought.
Designated Survivor - The Mission

You got to work on your poker face, man,
Rosewood - Asphyxiation & Aces

And don't try reading my pa- pa- pa- poker face.
Community - Epidemiology

...and I am sorry, but I don't have the best poker face these days...
Breaking Bad - Gray Matter 

So remember poker faces. Don't flinch in front of the court members.
A Few Good Men 

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