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head-to-head

[hed-tuh-hed]
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adjective
  1. in direct confrontation, opposition, or competition: a head-to-head battle between the two companies.
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Origin of head-to-head

First recorded in 1790–1800
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Related Words for head-to-head

abreast, drawn, level, parallel, tied, head-to-head

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British Dictionary definitions for head-to-head

head-to-head

adjective
  1. in direct competition
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noun
  1. a competition involving two people, teams, etc
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