from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- preposition Face to face with; opposite to.
- preposition Compared with.
- preposition In relation to.
- adverb Face to face.
- noun One that is face to face with or opposite to another.
- noun A date or an escort, as at a party.
- noun One that has the same functions and characteristics as another; a counterpart.
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In relation to; comparedwith;
Opposite, across from, set so as to be facing.
- noun historical A small
horse-drawn carriagefor two people sitting facing each other.
- noun One of two (or more) people facing or opposite each other during a formal dance, at a dinner table etc.
- noun A
dateor escort in a social event.
- noun A person holding a corresponding position in another organisation; a
in relation to
- adjective numismatics, of a coin having two
portraitsfacing each other
face to face(with another)
- adverb archaic In a position facing a specified or
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
[French : vis, face + à, to.]
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From French vis-à-vis ("face-to-face").
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