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Synonyms for confront



Synonyms for confront

to meet face-to-face, especially defiantly

to come up against

Synonyms for confront

oppose, as in hostility or a competition

deal with (something unpleasant) head on

present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize


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be face to face with

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The center was established on three basic pillars: confronting extremism by the latest intellectual, media and numerical methods and means
THE problem is that by not confronting him about his ex, she will still ruin things between you.
The problem is by not confronting him about his ex, she will still ruin things between you.
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