straight face

板着面孔,不表露内心想法或感情的面部表情。

装着一本正经、没有表情的脸孔,来忍住不笑出来,或隐藏说假话时的心虚。

例句:

The statement he made was so obviously false that I am surprised he could say it with a straight face. 他能够一本正经地说出这些明显的假话,使我十分诧异。

When the boss made a fool of himeself and spilled out garbage after he was drunk, the employees tried hard to keep a straight face and nodded at whatever he said. 老板醉后失仪又胡说八道,员工都极力板着脸,老板说什么都点头称是。

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