not show face

not show one's face

not to appear somewhere; not to go to some place. After what she said, she had better not show her face around here again. If I don't say I'm sorry, I'll never be able to show my face again.
See also: face, not, show
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Then the SFL revealed Livi had appealed and would not show face.
But now that you mention it, the fact that the Hedmans did not show face is a bit surprising.