Definition of redface in US English:

redface

noun

  • Makeup and clothes worn by a performer who is playing the role of a North American Indian but is not a North American Indian themselves.

    ‘I think the guy in redface took it way too far’
    as modifier ‘redface costumes that mocked native communities’

Pronunciation

redface

/ˈredˌfās//ˈrɛdˌfeɪs/