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Definition of Confront

Confront

  1. To stand facing or in front of; to face; esp. to face hostilely; to oppose with firmness.
  2. To put face to face; to cause to face or to meet; as, to confront one with the proofs of his wrong doing.
  3. To set in opposition for examination; to put in contrast; to compare.

Confront Quotations

We have to confront ourselves. Do we like what we see in the mirror? And, according to our light, according to our understanding, according to our courage, we will have to say yea or nay - and rise!
Maya Angelou

Confront them with annihilation, and they will then survive; plunge them into a deadly situation, and they will then live. When people fall into danger, they are then able to strive for victory.
Sun Tzu

My message to you all is of hope, courage and confidence. Let us mobilize all our resources in a systematic and organized way and tackle the grave issues that confront us with grim determination and discipline worthy of a great nation.
Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Only crime and the criminal, it is true, confront us with the perplexity of radical evil; but only the hypocrite is really rotten to the core.
Hannah Arendt

We must confront the privileged elite who have destroyed a large part of the world.
Hugo Chavez
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Confront Translations

confront in Dutch is het hoofd bieden
confront in French is affrontent, affronter, affrontons, confrontent
confront in Italian is contrastare
confront in Portuguese is confronte
confront in Spanish is confrontar
confront in Swedish is konfrontera

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