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confront

synonym (synonym of confront)

  • (verb.competition)
    oppose, as in hostility or a competition (verb.competition)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    deal with (something unpleasant) head on (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize (verb.communication)
     

antonym (antonym of confront)

  • (verb.communication)
    stay clear from; keep away from; keep out of the way of someone or something (verb.communication)
     

also (also)

  • oppose, as in hostility or a competition (verb.competition)
    start a game by a face-off (verb.competition)
     

hypernym (confront IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • be face to face with (verb.stative)
    be oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point; be opposite to (verb.stative)
     
  • deal with (something unpleasant) head on (verb.communication)
    begin to deal with (verb.social)
     
  • oppose, as in hostility or a competition (verb.competition)
    contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle (verb.competition)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF confront relation)

  • deal with (something unpleasant) head on (verb.communication)
    accept as a challenge (verb.social)
     
  • oppose, as in hostility or a competition (verb.competition)
    confront bodily (verb.competition)
     
  • (verb.competition)
    face a difficulty and grapple with it without avoiding it (verb.competition)
     
  • (verb.competition)
    set into opposition or rivalry (verb.competition)
     

verb group (confront is verb group of ....)

  • deal with (something unpleasant) head on (verb.communication)
    present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize (verb.communication)
     
  • present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize (verb.communication)
    deal with (something unpleasant) head on (verb.communication)
     

derivation (.... is derived from confront)

  • be face to face with (verb.stative)
    a hostile disagreement face-to-face (noun.communication)
     
  • oppose, as in hostility or a competition (verb.competition)
    the act of hostile groups opposing each other (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    impudent aggressiveness (noun.attribute)
     
  • present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize (verb.communication)
    a focussed comparison; bringing together for a careful comparison (noun.act)
     
synonym antonym also hypernym hyponym verb group derivation face face up present avoid bully off face off approach go about set about encounter meet play tackle take on undertake breast front take the bull by the horns face present face up confrontation opposition boldness encounter face-off showdown

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