adjective. ['ˈdɛdˌpæn'] deliberately impassive in manner.
- dead (English)
- ded (Middle English (1100-1500))
- pan (English)
Rhymes with Deadpan
Sentences with deadpan
Because they are usually so reserved, their deadpan humor is often a delightful surprise.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Giving a funny speech by using the deadpan, serious face is a good way to start.
Quotes about deadpan
1. My dad has a dry, deadpan sense of humor, and my mom has an unexpected, wacky take on things. They really encouraged laughing at ourselves and the weirdness of situations that come up growing up in politics.
- Kristin Gore