Face-to-face meaning

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Being in the presence of another; facing.

A face-to-face discussion.

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While physically present.
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(idiomatic) In person; directly; in the physical presence of somebody.

He sounds intimidating over the phone, but if you meet him face to face you will find he is a friendly enough fellow.

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In person; directly.

Would rather talk face-to-face than negotiate over the telephone.

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In the close presence of or facing each other.

Face-to-face customer service, standing face-to-face.

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In direct confrontation.

Come face-to-face with the issues, fight the enemy face-to-face.

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An occasion of two people meeting or confronting each other in person.
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A meeting, especially a meeting between two people conducted in person as opposed to a meeting conducted at a distance through technology.
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In one another's presence.
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Origin of face-to-face