The definition of confront is to oppose or face in a hostile situation.(verb)
An example of to confront is to talk to a friend about a bad habit.
See confront in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr confronter < ML confrontare < L com-, together + frons, forehead: see front
See confront in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb con·front·ed, con·front·ing, con·fronts verb, transitive
Origin: French confronter
Origin: , from Old French, to adjoin
Origin: , from Medieval Latin cōnfrontāre
Origin: : Latin com-, com-
Origin: + Latin frōns, front-, front.
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