confrontation, encounter, showdown, face-off(noun)
a hostile disagreement face-to-face
(ice hockey) the method of starting play; a referee drops the puck between two opposing players
face off, bully off(verb)
start a game by a face-off
(sports) The starting point, in a match of ice hockey. Two players face each other, for snatching the puck.
Either an actual or a figurative face to face confrontation, especially a bitter one.
To confront someone
The numerical value of face off in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of face off in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I'm concerned that it's more of a value trapped in a value opportunity, you're seeing rip-your-face-off rallies followed by rip-your-face-off sell-offs.
There's a face-off between investors and traders, investors see value in the market. They are met by traders who see the market at the top of the trading range.
Fortunately, there are signs this government has woken up to the crisis, but it will take time to rebuild. We should hope that we don't get into a face-off with the Chinese, that our diplomacy and alliances will keep things in check.
I tried to get to some of my colleagues that I knew were in the room, we were at that point of having to crawl on the floor and because it was now full of smoke, very hot air. You took your face off the floor and you couldn't breathe.
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