head-to-head definition

  • adverb:
    • In direct confrontation or dispute at close quarters: The two brothers moved at it head-to-head. It was a head-to-head competition all the way.
    • organized in a line with all the minds next to each other: The bunk beds had been put up head-to-head.
    • working close collectively in identical way; neck-and-neck: The ponies went mostly head-to-head.
    • dealing with one another.
    • Directly, one-to-one.
    • even or close in a race or competitors or contrast
  • adjective:
    • Direct, one-to-one.
    • inconclusive concerning result; close or simply in a race or contrast or competitors
    • concerning two people; intimately personal

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