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.

Origin of head-to-head

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First recorded in 1790–1800

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British Dictionary definitions for head-to-head

head-to-head

/ informal /


adjective
  1. in direct competition

noun
  1. a competition involving two people, teams, etc

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