head-on Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “head-on” in the English Dictionary

"head-on" in British English

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head-onadjective [before noun], adverb

uk   /ˌhed.ˈɒn/  us   /-ˈɑːn/
A head-on ​accident is one in which the ​fronts of two ​vehicleshit each other: The ​carcrossed the ​road and ​hit a ​truck head-on. a head-on ​collision
(Definition of head-on from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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head-onadjective, adverb

 /ˈhedˈɔn, -ˈɑn/
direct or ​directly: We should have ​sat down and ​addressed the ​issues head-on. If two ​vehicleshit head-on, ​theirfrontshit each other ​directly: The head-on ​collisionleft three ​peopledead.
(Definition of head-on from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “head-on”
in Chinese (Simplified) (事故)迎头相撞的,正面相撞的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (事故)迎頭相撞的,正面相撞的…
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