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Synonyms for deadpan

Synonyms for deadpan

Synonyms for deadpan

deliberately impassive in manner

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In a nutshell: Over-the-top antics kept earthbound by drolly deadpan performances.
Titling his first hometown solo show "Swedish Erotica and Fiero Parts," he crammed the gallery chock-full of Woebegon merchandise, a vast inventory that included such oxymorons as a wagon-wheel dining table made of Styrofoam, Styrofoam pallets and bookcases, notebook-paper bath mats, and toilet-paper doorknobs ("formed to the artist's hand," deadpans the checklist).
No, but I'm good at finding them,'' Knapp deadpans.
They say that living well is the best revenge," Rudetsky deadpans, "but I've found that talking about the people who've traumatized your life--and using their real names--is better.
The Doctor, with a gleam in his eye, reframes the debate: "Now we're in trouble," he deadpans, surrounded by conflagration.