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English definition of “face-to-face”

face-to-face

adverb [before noun], adjective uk   /ˌfeɪs.təˈfeɪs/ us  
B1 directly, meeting someone in the same place: We've spoken on the phone but never face-to-face. She came face-to-face with the gunman as he strode into the playground.Closeness in distance and timeAbout to happen
(Definition of face-to-face from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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