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Princeton's WordNet

  1. face-to-face(adverb)

    in each other's presence

    "a face-to-face encounter"


  2. face-to-face(adverb)

    within each other's presence

    "she met the president face-to-face"



  3. face-to-face, opposite(adverb)

    directly facing each other

    "the two photographs lay face-to-face on the table"; "lived all their lives in houses face-to-face across the street"; "they sat opposite at the table"

    face-to-face, opposite


  4. face to face(adverb)

    involving close contact; confronting each other

    "the boy and the policeman suddenly came face-to-face at the corner"; "they spoke face to face"


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. face to face

    confronting one another

  2. face to face

    close, side by side, cheek by jowl, in close proximity, TÊTE-À-TÊTE

  3. face to face

    immediately, without any thing interposing

How to use face to face in a sentence?

  1. Nicole Amesbury:

    In face-to-face therapy, some people talk to fill the time.

  2. Thomas Vail:

    I don't think it substitutes for face-to-face communication.

  3. Chijjani Usman:

    These people have bombed the mosque. I am face to face with people screaming.

  4. Katie Greer:

    Just because you don't see someone face to face doesn't mean there's no harm in that.

  5. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan:

    It would be better to have (a) face-to face meeting and take forward our relationship.

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