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Noun: vis-à-vis  ,vee-zu'vee or 'veez aa'vee
  1. A person or thing having the same function or characteristics as another
    - counterpart, opposite number
  2. Small sofa that seats two people
    - love seat, loveseat, tête-à-tête
Adverb: vis-à-vis  ,vee-zu'vee or 'veez aa'vee
  1. Face-to-face with; literally 'face to face'
    "they sat vis-à-vis at the table"; "I found myself vis-à-vis a burly policeman"

Type of: chesterfield [Cdn], couch, equivalent, lounge, sofa