Synonyms for face-off

Synonyms for (noun) face-off

Synonyms: face-off

Definition: (ice hockey) the method of starting play; a referee drops the puck between two opposing players

Similar words: start, commencement, beginning

Definition: the act of starting something

Usage: he was responsible for the beginning of negotiations

Synonyms: confrontation, showdown, encounter, face-off

Definition: a hostile disagreement face-to-face

Similar words: disagreement

Definition: the speech act of disagreeing or arguing or disputing

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