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Synonyms for face-off

a face-to-face, usually hostile meeting

Synonyms for face-off

a hostile disagreement face-to-face

(ice hockey) the method of starting play

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UNTV Cup Founder Kuya Daniel Razon together with BMPI-UNTV officials hands the P2 million cash donation to the PBA Legends Foundation after the title clash between Alaska and San Miguel Beer in the UNTV Cup PBA Legends Faceoff on Monday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
Neuqua Valley won the opening faceoff and went up 9-2 at the 10:46 mark of the period on Caiden Perry's fourth goal of the game.
The trailer ends with what's arguably one of the most anticipated events of the show's closing: The faceoff between the Night King and his undead army and the living.
Kannur, (Kerala) [India] Mar 14 ( ANI ): The faceoff between the police and local residents of Kannur district's Keezhattur agitating against the alignment of the proposed National Highway ended on Wednesday after the agitators were arrested.
The concept of "FaceOff" is to pit fashion designers against one another in one friendly creative arena.
''The group recommended some changes to faceoff procedure and potentially instead of ejecting for a violation of faceoff procedure, maybe penalizing in terms of making the center man take a step back,'' NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daley said.
In a total of four faceoff competitions, two students from The Chef's Academy will compete against one another in a fierce cooking battle where they will be responsible for creating and preparing an original entree to serve to restaurant guests.
Best of all, FaceOff gives you completely unobstructed vision in the field.
989 Sports, Foster City, Calif., has announced that Detroit Red Wing's Coach Scotty Bowman has signed an exclusive deal to consult on the development of "NHL FaceOff 2000" -- the all- new installment in 989 Sports' hockey videogame series for the PlayStation(R) game console.
Such is the case for the vibrant new Faceoff theatre company which was recently formed by drama teachers with previous experience of writing and directing youth theatre.
It's not a complaint about Donnellan's smart, beautifully realized production to say that its juxtaposition with the Ridiculous show recalls a famous formulation of Manny Farber's, the faceoff between big handsome white-elephant art and the termite art, the blindly compulsive artmaking, that will eventually bring the house down.
San Miguel Beer and Alaska arranged a winner-take-all showdown by besting respective semis rivals in the UNTV Cup PBA Legends Faceoff held over the weekend at the Pasig City Sports Center.
Spindler, a senior faceoff specialist for the Warriors, won 12 of 14 faceoffs in the third and fourth quarters.
On this week's TribCast, Emily talks to Ross, Jim and Aman about surprises and fireworks in the Texas primary filings, plus the Ted Cruz-Marco Rubio faceoff over immigration in the GOP presidential debate.
FaceOff 2014: The Masters and The Millennials presents 32 designers contemporizing this design theme.