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confront

confront - Dictionary definition and meaning for word confront

Definition
(verb) oppose, as in hostility or a competition
Synonyms : face
Example Sentence
  • You must confront your opponent
  • Jackson faced Smith in the boxing ring
  • The two enemies finally confronted each other

Definition
(verb) deal with (something unpleasant) head on
Synonyms : face , face up
Example Sentence
  • You must confront your problems
  • He faced the terrible consequences of his mistakes

Definition
(verb) present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize
Synonyms : face , present
Example Sentence
  • We confronted him with the evidence
  • He was faced with all the evidence and could no longer deny his actions
  • An enormous dilemma faces us

Definition
(verb) be face to face with
Example Sentence
  • The child screamed when he confronted the man in the Halloween costume

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for confront

confront -- come in front .. face to face and then the appropriate response either fear, or tackling problems
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