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I have to say, there is a whole army of metaphorical (because invisible) Backpfeifengesichter in the comments to that awful website.


The Backpfeifengesicht even got its own song, from the quite famous German Band Die Ärzte:


Regressing to my school days, I would say that he has a ROMIKA™-Gesicht: reintreten und sich wohlfühlen.

(Explanation: ROMIKA™ was (is?) a brand of shoe and their slogan was just that -- minus the face, of course.)


"Ohrfeigengesicht" is synonymous (and more familiar to me as I would also rather use Ohrfeige than Backpfeife) and very probably easier to pronounce (although it might not meet the condition that German has to sound hard, hateful and consonant-heavy).

But the feminist Weichei in the picture doesn't have an Ohrfeigengesicht. (We have on offer "Eierkopf", "Milchbart", "Brillenschlange")

There is also the rather unkind description: "Gesicht wie ein Feuermelder" (Reinschlagen und Wegrennen)
(Face like a fire alarm box - punch and run away)

There is also a nice poem by the immortal Wilhelm Busch (The universal conservation/transformation of energy (here "Kraft") must have been discovered only a few years earlier, I guess.)

Die Ohrfeige

Hier strotzt die Backe voller Saft;
Da hängt die Hand, gefüllt mit Kraft.
Die Kraft, infolge von Erregung,
Verwandelt sich in Schwungbewegung.
Bewegung, die in schnellem Blitze
Zur Backe eilt, wird hier zur Hitze.
Die Hitze aber, durch Entzündung
Der Nerven, brennt als Schmerzerfindung
Bis in den tiefsten Seelenkern,
Und dies Gefühl hat keiner gern.

Ohrfeige heißt man diese Handlung,
Der Forscher nennt es Kraftverwandlung.


@Sebastian: I travel in all sorts of circles, because I am mentally strong enough not to be mesmerized and enslaved by Bad Thoughts. Right now, for instance, my bedside reading consists of this, this, and this.


Or you could use "Reinschlagfresse", might be easier to pronounce ;-)


Chateau Heartiste, huh? Didn't know you traveled in such... unpleasant circles.

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