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tête-à-têtenoun [C]

uk   /ˌteɪt.əˈteɪt/ us   /ˌteɪt.əˈteɪt/
an informal private conversation between two people, especially friends: We must have a tête-à-tête sometime.

tête-à-têteadverb

uk   /ˌteɪt.əˈteɪt/ us   /ˌteɪt.əˈteɪt/
(Definition of tête-à-tête from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tête-à-têtenoun [C]

us   /ˈteɪt̬·əˈteɪt, ˈtet̬·əˈtet/
a private conversation between two people: a romantic tête-à-tête
(Definition of tête-à-tête from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tête-à-tête”
in Chinese (Simplified) 两人密谈, (尤指朋友间的)促膝谈心…
in Chinese (Traditional) 兩人密談, (尤指朋友間的)促膝談心…
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“tête-à-tête” in British English

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