eyeball-to-eyeball


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eyeball-to-eyeball

Fig. face-to-face and often very close; in person. They approached each other eyeball-to-eyeball and frowned. Let's talk more when we are eyeball-to-eyeball.
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There is just no substitute for flesh-to-flesh, eyeball-to-eyeball contact.
We were there to conduct field site surveys and recommend places where the general public might come eyeball-to-eyeball with prime ponderosa.
Peter & Paul," implacably eyeball-to-eyeball for all eternity.
With all the high-tech machinery, Orian still thrives on eyeball-to-eyeball relationships with its customers.
Perhaps it's not so farfetched to suggest that the current diplomatic impasse could be resolved in ways similar to the old eyeball-to-eyeball confrontation.
This confrontational character loves eyeball-to-eyeball combat, whether it be against Americans in the Ryder Cup, Continental Europeans in the Seve Trophy, or whoever he draws in the Accenture Match Play Championship.
France set a belligerent tone for the heroic defensive display to come when they greeted the Haka eyeball-to-eyeball wearing red, white and blue t-shirts.
These eyeball-to-eyeball, on-the-mic, sparring matches bring to mind a certain Eminem movie, but Life & Lyrics is more Mile End than 8 Mile.
Passenger Transport Authority chairman Coun Gary Clarke has set aside pounds 100,000 in the authority's budget for Westminster lobbying and wants to go eyeball-to-eyeball with all 29 West Midlands MPs in the PTA area to stress the need for an united front on transport.
However, instead of booking the shot-stopper, Wain lost his rag, untucked his shirt and went eyeball-to-eyeball with McGaffin before realising the error of his ways and dismissing himself.
Khorkina then blinked in the eyeball-to-eyeball matchup when she tumbled in her beam routine, scored a 9.
Persian Punch had already seen off Darasim in a protracted duel up the long Donny straight and Spencer waited until the death before launching Boreas as he knew if he got into an eyeball-to-eyeball slugging match with The Punch he could well get outfought.
Left-back Martin Grainger and Tommy Mooney went eyeball-to-eyeball out on the pitch.
Their eyeball-to-eyeball clash this afternoon was, Montgomerie stated, ''good for the tour, good for the tournament - and good for two weeks' time''.
I had an eyeball-to-eyeball run-in with Arsenal's Ian Wright after I'd tackled Louis Boa-Morte.