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Being in the presence of another; facing: a face-to-face discussion.
adv. also face to face
In person; directly: would rather talk face-to-face than negotiate over the telephone.
1. having the fronts or faces toward or close to each other.
2. involving close contact or direct opposition.
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|Adj.||1.||face-to-face - in each other's presence; "a face-to-face encounter"|
personal - concerning or affecting a particular person or his or her private life and personality; "a personal favor"; "for your personal use"; "personal papers"; "I have something personal to tell you"; "a personal God"; "he has his personal bank account and she has hers"
|Adv.||1.||face-to-face - within each other's presence; "she met the president face-to-face"|
|2.||face-to-face - 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"|