confront  

  • Pronunciation of confront: K AH0 N F R AH1 N T (kən'frənt)

  • Number of syllables of confront: 2

  • Pronunciation Video of confront

  • Definition of confront

    • (v): deal with (something unpleasant) head on; "You must confront your problems"; "He faced the terrible consequences of his mistakes"  
    • (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"  
    • (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"  
    • (v): be face to face with; "The child screamed when it confronted the man in the halloween costume"  
  • Examples of confront

    • Heather and Lesley confront the rowdy party and confiscate the alcohol.  
    • Get the preclear to confront all the details of the incident.  
    • He and Pox set off for the Fourth Ring of Furon to confront the emperor.  
    • The stylus is upwardly directed to confront the lower face of the record disc.  
    • The girls finally confront the monster.  
    • He finds the superhero and the two goes to confront the Masked Mutant.  
    • Fain would go on to confront the other Guardians, killing Thunderlord.  
    • Holly could not take the suspense she walked in to confront the lady.  
    • Claire is forced to confront her and her friends cliquish behaviour.  
    • As he orders the Meta to scavenge her equipment, the Aliens confront them.  

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