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    Cool Standing accross from someone

    May "Standing across from someone" mean "being in front of someone"?

    Is there any other meaning for this?

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    Re: Standing accross from someone

    It does mean in front of someone, but makes us picture a space or an obstacle between the two, such as a street, an aisle, a table.... whereas "in front of someone" implies no such space. You could kiss someone in front of you, but if they were across from you, you'd have to throw them a rose.

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