Betekenis van:
face time

face time
Zelfstandig naamwoord
    • work time spent at the location of or in the presence of other people
    "instead of working on the problem at home he devoted face time to it at the office"



    1. When two powerful forces with opposite ideals come face to face, it's time for a showdown.
    2. The two politicians met face to face for the first time.
    3. He had a stony face, etched by time.
    4. Tom could tell by that smile on Mary's face that she had had a good time at the party.
    5. At the same time, he didn’t hide his fears and doubts, but tried hard to keep his calm and rationality to face every difficulty.
    6. Whatsoever therefore is consequent to a time of Warre, where every man is Enemy to every man; the same is consequent to the time, wherein men live without other security, than what their own strength, and their own invention shall furnish them withall. In such condition, there is no place for Industry; because the fruit thereof is uncertain; and consequently no Culture of the Earth; no Navigation, nor use of the commodities that may be imported by Sea; no commodious Building; no Instruments of moving, and removing such things as require much force; no Knowledge of the face of the Earth; no account of Time; no Arts; no Letters; no Society; and which is worst of all, continuall feare, and danger of violent death; And the life of man, solitary, poore, nasty, brutish, and short.
    7. At the same time, the merger secured LSH's long-term equity-capital base in the face of more stringent Community requirements.
    8. Therefore, the interest rate differential will often give a higher amount of benefit than a simple allocation of the face amount of the loan over time.
    9. An exception to the recording of stocks and flows of securities other than shares at face value is made in respect of deep-discounted and zero coupon bonds, where the issues are recorded at the effective amount paid, i.e. the discounted price at the time of purchase, and the redemptions at maturity at face value.
    10. Poland needs more time than the other Member States to face the practical and material consequences of transfer of Polish citizens convicted in other Member States, especially in the light of an increased mobility of Polish citizens within the Union.
    11. In addition, the subsidies came at a critical point in time, i.e. when many analogue terrestrial TV viewers must face the transition to digital TV and have the choice between investing in the equipment for receiving satellite or terrestrial transmissions.
    12. Some operators face higher wholesale costs than others due to geographical or other circumstances, such as difficult topography, regions with low population density and large influxes of tourists within short time periods.
    13. On this point, as regards the cabotage connections on which the regional companies face competition from private operators, the information supplied by the Italian authorities shows that at the time the cabotage market was liberalised:
    14. The international markets are growing all the time and the reputation of Italian wine abroad is improving even though it has to face vigorous competition from traditional producers and other emerging countries in the sector.
    15. At the same time it is clear that the long-term strength and sustainability of the European economy depend on reshaping it to face the demands of energy security and the need to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.