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Synonyms for deadpan

Synonyms for deadpan

Synonyms for deadpan

deliberately impassive in manner

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Asked the team's secret, Howard deadpanned, "We don't have secrets, except to stay happy and be positive.
When asked how things went in Vail, McPherson deadpanned, ``Great resorts up there, great skiing.
It could give the trainer a heart attack,'' trainer Bruce Headley deadpanned.
It's the opening prayer at each of our meetings,'' Stern deadpanned, hours after last-gasp talks yet again failed to save the hockey season.
Perhaps the choicest observation on the over-40 phenomenon came from Rolling Stones lead singer Mick Jagger who, when asked about the spate of 40-something winners, deadpanned, ``You have to do a great performance.
I got a win ticket in my pocket that makes me glad he was 30-1,'' co- owner and TVG analyst Frank Lyons deadpanned after Castledale closed in the stretch to win by a head over Rock Hard Ten, who after a 15-minute inquiry was disqualified and placed third behind original third-place finisher Imperialism for interference in the stretch.