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tête-à-tête

  

      n   pl   , -têtes, -tête  
1   
a    a private conversation between two people  
b    (as modifier)  
a tête-à-tête conversation     
2    a small sofa for two people, esp. one that is S-shaped in plan so that the sitters are almost face to face  
      adv  
3    intimately; in private  
     (C17: from French, literally: head to head)  
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tête-à-tête

  
1   
      n   chat, confab     (informal)   cosy chat, parley, private conversation, private word, talk  
2   
      adv   in private, intimately, privately  

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