tête à tête

(redirected from tete a tete)
Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.
Like this video? Subscribe to our free daily email and get a new idiom video every day!

tête à tête

A personal or private discussion between two people. It is hoped that the president's tête à tête with the prime minister will be more constructive than a full meeting with both cabinets.
See also: tête

a ˌtête-à-ˈtête

(from French) a private conversation between two people: When I last saw her, she was having a tête-à-tête with Maria.I hate to interrupt your tête-à-tête, but could somebody answer the phone?
The meaning of the French phrase is ‘head-to-head’.
References in periodicals archive ?
Buy 30 plants each of narcissus tete a tete and muscari armeniacum for just PS9.95.
The Tete a Tete and the other five paintings in the series are on show at the National Gallery.
To force early indoor bloom, pack a shallow flower pot with 'Tete a Tete' bulbs and put it outside for about eight weeks.
Orders over pounds 40 receive 50 free Tete a Tete Daffodils worth pounds 12.95.
And orders of more than pounds 40 will receive 50 free Tete a Tete Daffodils worth pounds 12.95.
Orders over pounds 40 will receive 50 free Tete a Tete daffodils worth pounds 12.95, pounds 3.95p&p will be added to all orders.
Orders over EUR60 will receive 50 free Tete a Tete daffodils worth EUR19.50, will be added to all orders.
Orders over EUR58 will receive 50 free Tete a Tete Daffodils worth EUR19.
BUY 30 Tete a Tete daffodils for only pounds 1.45 with this week's online offer.
THE Tete a Tete daffodil is small in stature, but big in impact and charm and the fabulous special offer from Eastfields will add to its attractions: Buy 25 bulbs for pounds 4.95, or if you buy 50 for pounds 9.90 you will get a further 50 free.
Orders over pounds 40 will receive 50 Tete a Tete daffodils free, worth pounds 9.95.
Orders over pounds 40 receive 50 Tete a Tete Daffodils free, worth pounds 9.95.
Orders over pounds 40 will receive a 50 Tete a Tete Daffodils worth pounds 9.95.