up close and personal


intimatelyhe got to know the prime minister up close and personal

adjective (up-close-and-personal when prenominal)

intimateup-close-and-personal interaction

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Examples from the Web for up close and personal

Contemporary Examples of up close and personal

  • Their plan became an up-close-and-personal sniper attack only when the bombs failed to detonate, Cullen reveals.

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    The Secrets of Columbine

    Sara Nelson

    April 7, 2009