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  1. deadpannoun

    deadpan humour, deadpan comedy, poker faced

  2. deadpanadjective

    Deliberately impassive or expressionless (as a face or look).

    deadpan humour, deadpan comedy, poker faced

  3. deadpanadjective

    Having such a face or look (as a person).

    poker faced

  4. deadpanadjective

    Impassive (as behaviour or speech).

    poker faced

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  1. deadpan, expressionless, impassive, poker-faced, unexpressiveadverb

    deliberately impassive in manner

    "deadpan humor"; "his face remained expressionless as the verdict was read"

    impassive, expressionless, poker-faced, stolid, unexpressive

    communicatory, communicative

  2. deadpanadverb

    without betraying any feeling

    "she told the joke deadpan"

    communicative, communicatory

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  1. David Litt:

    Maybe Donald Trump is the kind of dry, deadpan humorist who does great material about how terrific dictators are - but if that's the case, he should wait until he retires as president to start breaking out that particular part of his act.

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