Definition of 'a slap in the face'
Example sentences containing 'a slap in the face'
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) THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002) A MATTER OF CONSCIENCE (2002)
Definition of a slap in the face from the Collins English Dictionary
Why every generation is at risk
We take a look at the etymology behind the word 'election' in the run-up to the UK General Election in June
Language expert Ian Brookes looks at the word 'election' and its origins.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.