Rearrange his face - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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rearrange (one's) face
1. To change one's facial expression, especially to hide a negative feeling or reaction. Hearing the news filled me with shock and despair, so I took a moment to rearrange my face before returning to the table.
2. To badly damage or mutilate one's face by violently attacking it. He threatened to rearrange my face if I didn't give him everything in my pockets. He's a towering bulk of man who could rearrange your face with a single punch.
rearrange someone's face injure or mutilate someone's face by hitting it. informal
References in periodicals archive
He said: "I'm going to shut this man up, I'll rearrange his face
Jacko, famously, paid someone a lot of money to rearrange his face
He remembers lying in a Basra backstreet trying to rearrange his face
Hopkins warned: "Calzaghe is going to need one of those special doctors to rearrange his face
after I get done with him.
Will the deranged singer send round the heavies to rearrange his face
(the same ones who did Jackson's)?
The claimants threatened: "If he doesn't pay up, we'll send someone round to rearrange his face