eyeball-to-eyeball

[ ahy-bawl-tuh-ahy-bawl, -too- ]
/ ˈaɪˌbɔl təˈaɪˌbɔl, -tu- /

adjective, adverb

close or direct and often hostile; face-to-face: an eyeball-to-eyeball confrontation.

Words nearby eyeball-to-eyeball

Origin of eyeball-to-eyeball

First recorded in 1960–65
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