Definition of 'a slap in the face'
Example sentences containing 'a slap in the face'
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And there, leaping from the last page like a slap in the face, was the reason for Wolfgang's cultivation of Teichler. TOY SHOP (2002)Just when she'd thought he was delivering a slap in the face, he'd turned it into a caress. THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)Piercey's words, like a slap in the face, carried an authority that stopped even Patricia Mayberry. A MATTER OF CONSCIENCE (2002)
Definition of a slap in the face from the Collins English Dictionary
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