up close and personal


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up close and personal

adv
intimately: he got to know the prime minister up close and personal.
adj (up-close-and-personal when prenominal)
intimate: up-close-and-personal interaction.
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UP CLOSE and Personal! Comedy favourite Jeff Green reveals a great deal of intimate details about himself during his appropriately titled Personal stand-up show.
And airline employees would get an up close and personal view of their customers' biggest complaints: Stop lying about departure times, being surly to customers because of your salary gripes with management, and showing four-year-old Minnie Driver movies to captive audiences who have already suffered enough.
Justice differs from caring because caring is up close and personal, while justice is detached and objective.