pull faces (at someone)

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pull faces (at someone)

To make distorted, silly, or humorous facial expressions (at someone) for one's own or someone else's amusement. I get great laughs out of my nieces and nephews by pulling faces at them. Mom, tell Billy to quit pulling faces, he's really annoying me!
See also: face, pull
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She looked delighted as the youngster sat on her lap while mum Una held her hands and pulled faces at her.
The Queen was shocked at his behaviour at the wedding of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson in 1986, when he pulled faces at onlookers and stuck out his tongue at guests.
As a youngster, he sometimes played up in public - notably at the Duke of York's wedding, where he pulled faces at the bridesmaids.
Two pairs of leaders, who traditionally have pulled faces at each other, have now been caught smiling for the camera.
At a press conference yesterday he smiled, tucked into jam sandwiches and pulled faces at photographers before heart-rendingly saying "mama".
She said: "I sat in my bathroom and pulled faces at myself for two days.