Vis-a-vis

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Vis-a-vis Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • small sofa that seats two people
  • a person or thing having the same function or characteristics as another
  • face-to-face; face-to-face with; "they sat vis-a-vis at the table"; "I found myself vis-a-vis a burly policeman"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a person or thing having the same function or characteristics as another ,
  • small sofa that seats two people

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Vis-a-vis Sample Sentences in News


  • Kuwait-USD stable vis-a-vis Kuwaiti dinar trading at KD at 0.299
    (MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) The exchange rate of the US dollar against the Kuwaiti dinar has remained stable trading at KD 0.299, the Central Bank of Kuwait (CBK) said on ... Read more on this news related to 'Vis-a-vis'
  • 50-50 Evaluation Flawed
    To The Editor: The proposal by Gov. Andrew Cuomo for 50 percent of a teacher’s performance evaluation to be determined by State- and City-approved measures of student cognitive development vis-a-vis standardized test results, and 50 percent in-class peer evaluation, is seriously flawed since the most significant factor in intelligence as a person’s capacity fo Read more on this news related to 'Vis-a-vis'
  • No scope of third party vis-a-vis Pakistan: India
    New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) A day after Hurriyat Conference leader Mirwaiz Omar Farooq met Pakistan High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit here, India on Monday made it clear that there was no place for any third party while dealing with issues with Islamabad. External affairs ministry spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin said the only way forward vis-a-vis Pakistan was a Read more on this news related to 'Vis-a-vis'

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