face-to-face
face-to-face face-to-face adj. 1. without intervening persons; involving direct communication between persons in each other's presence; -- of conversation or confrontation; as, face-to-face negotiations.

Syn: person-to-person. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

2. having the front parts facing each other. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • face-to-face — adverb or adjective Date: 14th century 1. within each other s sight or presence < met and talked face to face > < a face to face consultation > 2. in or into direct contact or confrontation < came face to face with the problem > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • face-to-face — {adv. phr.} 1. With your face looking toward the face of another person; each facing the other. * /Turning a corner, he found himself face to face with a policeman./ * /The two teams for the spelling bee stood face to face on opposite sides of… …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • face-to-face — {adj.} Being in the presence of a person; being right with someone. * /The British prime minister came to Washington for a face to face meeting with the President./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • face-to-face — {adj.} Being in the presence of a person; being right with someone. * /The British prime minister came to Washington for a face to face meeting with the President./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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