the act or an instance of confronting boldly, defiantly, or antagonistically
- The act of confronting or the state of being confronted, especially a meeting face to face.
- a. A conflict involving armed forces: a nuclear confrontation.b. Discord or a clash of opinions and ideas: an age of ideological confrontation.
- A focused comparison: an essay that brought elements of biography, autobiography, and general European history into powerful, meaningful confrontation.
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