Person-to-person



[pur-suh n-tuh-pur-suh n] /ˈpɜr sən təˈpɜr sən/

adjective
1.
(of a long-distance telephone call) chargeable only upon speaking with a specified person at the number called:
a person-to-person call to her brother in California.
Compare .
2.
involving personal or intimate contact between persons:
person-to-person diplomacy; a disease contracted through person-to-person contacts.
adverb
3.
(in making a long-distance telephone call) to a specified person:
I telephoned him person-to-person.
Compare .
4.
face-to-face; in person:
They interviewed her person-to-person.

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