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Word of the Day 07/26/20 Tête-à-Tête

Tête-à-Tête (noun, adjective, adverb)
tête-à-tête [ teyt-uh-teyt, tet-uh-tet; French te-ta-tet ]


noun, plural tête-à-têtes, French tête-à-tête.
1. a private conversation or interview, usually between two people.
2. Also called vis-à-vis. a sofa shaped like an S so two people are able to converse face to face.

adjective
3. of, between, or for two persons together without others.

adverb
4. (of two persons) together in private: to sit tête-à-tête.

WORDS RELATED TO TETE-A-TETE
huddle, parley, powwow, duologue, one-on-one, chat, colloquy, conversation, dialogue, discussion, talk

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Origin: 1690–1700; < French: literally, head to head

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