confront (v):
present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize
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
confront (v):
deal with (something unpleasant) head on
You must confront your problems.
He faced the terrible consequences of his mistakes
confront (v):
oppose, as in hostility or a competition
You must confront your opponent.
Jackson faced Smith in the boxing ring.
The two enemies finally confronted each other

Related Words: face
confront (v):
be face to face with
The child screamed when he confronted the man in the Halloween costume
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