- (informal) The act of landing face first, as a result of an accident or error.
- The skater slipped off his board and did a painful faceplant.
- (video games) Death or defeat in popular multiplayer online games.
- A wrestling move in which an attacking wrestler forces his/her opponent down to the mat face-first without a headlock or facelock.
(third-person singular simple present faceplants, present participle faceplanting, simple past and past participle faceplanted)