- /ˈstoʊn-feɪst/ (say 'stohn-fayst)
expressionless, as from deep anger, ill-will, heartlessness, etc.
Also, stony-faced. –stone-facedly /ˈstoʊnˌfeɪsədli/ (say 'stohn.faysuhdlee), /-ˌfeɪstli/ (say -.faystlee), adverb
Australian English dictionary. 2014.
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