TO KEEP A STRAIGHT FACE
TO KEEP A STRAIGHT FACE: meaning and examples
Hello. I hope you are having a good day.
Today's expression is: to keep a straight face.
It means: to not smile or laugh; to put a serious expression on your face when something very funny or amusing is happening.
Example 1: The comedian kept a straight face while he was telling his jokes, but everyone in the audience was laughing.
Example 2: I don't know how you can keep a straight face while you are telling me that story; it makes me laugh out loud every time I hear it.
Enjoy the rest of your day!