look in the face
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look someone in the faceand look someone in the eye; stare someone in the face
Fig. to face someone directly. (Facing someone this way is a sign of sincerity.) I don't believe you. Look me in the eye and say that, She looked him in the face and said she never wanted to see him again.
look somebody in the face
to look directly at someone without fear or shame I don't know how you can look your sister in the face after what you've done.