Meaning of deadpan
Pronunciation: (ded'pan"), [key]
— adj., adv., v., n. -panned, -pan•ning,
- marked by or accomplished with a careful pretense of seriousness or calm detachment; impassive or expressionless: deadpan humor.
- displaying no emotional or personal involvement: a deadpan style.
- in a deadpan manner: He spoke his lines utterly deadpan.
- to behave or perform in a deadpan manner.
- deadpan (Thesaurus)