Faceplant definitions

(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.

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(video games) Death or defeat in popular multiplayer online games.
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A wrestling move in which an attacking wrestler forces his/her opponent down to the mat face-first without a headlock or facelock.
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(informal) To land face first.
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Origin of faceplant

Originally skateboarding and snowboarding slang, a humorous variant of handplant, which is an intentional technique in these sports.