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English definition of “tête-à-tête”

tête-à-tête

noun [C] uk   /ˌteɪt.əˈteɪt/ us  
an informal private conversation between two people, especially friends: We must have a tête-à-tête sometime.Informal talking and conversation

tête-à-tête

adverb uk   /ˌteɪt.əˈteɪt/ us  
in private with only two people together: We dined tête-à-tête.Friendly
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