red-faced


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Synonyms for red-faced

(especially of the face) reddened or suffused with or as if with blood from emotion or exertion

having a red face from embarrassment or shame or agitation or emotional upset

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Grab hold of something and hang on," the red-faced man said to me.
What happened in the next few minutes I do not recollect, though I have a clear remembrance of pulling down life-preservers from the overhead racks, while the red-faced man fastened them about the bodies of an hysterical group of women.
It must have tried, too, the nerves of the red-faced man, for I have another picture which will never fade from my mind.
The red-faced man had said that the tide was ebbing through the Golden Gate.
But they were instead left red-faced after realising Bill already received the accolade in 1995.
However, a couple of weeks ago, the picture at the bottom left of this page gave me the red-faced appearance of one of Roald Dahl's oompa-loompas.
The truth is you'll shout at the lack of competence of your workmates, get annoyed when technology lets you down and then stumble red-faced into meetings with coffee down your shirt or your skirt tucked into your knickers.
Trolleys sweep by, clanking bed pans, A red-faced lady with rubbered hands, A screen appears, white coats Descend, hushed voices whisper "Is this the end?
Summary: Montevideo: Uruguay's President Jose Mujica was left red-faced Thursday after disparaging remarks apparently aimed .
Summary: An obnoxious lout who repeatedly made abusive hand gestures to a CCTV camera in Dudley was left red-faced when he bumped into a lamp-post.
Steven White put the home side ahead early on before Leishman's long ball looped over red-faced Rovers keeper Vinnie Parker and into the net.
The TV host, from Cardiff, was among a number of celebrities asked to name their most red-faced moment in the run-up to this year's Comic Relief appeal.
WAYNE Rooney's trying to look a little less red-faced by smearing what seems to be half a bottle of suncream over his head.
The 14-year-old was left red-faced on her first day at Tiffany Park hairdressers on Westbourne Road, Marsh.
CDATA[ The Obama administration's Islamic envoy has been caught red-faced in a quote he denied, deploring the indictment of a man linked to PA terror.