Pronunciation: (tāt'u-tāt', tet'u-tet'; Fr. te-ta-tet'), [key]
—n., pl. tête-à-têtes, Fr. tête-à-tête,
1. a private conversation or interview, usually between two people.
2. Also called vis-à-vis. a sofa shaped like an Sso two people are able to converse face to face.
of, between, or for two persons together without others.
(of two persons) together in private: to sit tête-à-tête.
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