Phrases for Facial Expressions

1. She was beaming. (= she had a big, radiant smile)
2. The kids were smiling from ear to ear.
3. He looked puzzled. (= confused)
4. She grinned. (= had a small smile)
5. He winced when the doctor gave him an injection. (= had a quick expression of pain)
6. She gave me a dirty look. (= looked at me angrily)
7. She blushed. (= her face turned red because she was embarrassed)
8. His eyes were glazed over. (= he appeared
9. Why the long face? (an informal expression to ask why someone looks sad or upset)
10. Her expression was unreadable. (= you can’t know what she is feeling)