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confront

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of confront

  1. to oppose (something hostile or dangerous) with firmness or courage you must confront your fear in order to conquer it Synonyms beard, brave, brazen, breast, face, dare, defy, outbrave, outfaceRelated Words face up (to), front; affront; challenge; encounter, meet; accost, approach, corner; repel, resist, stand, withstand; battle, combat, contend (with), fight, oppose, square (off)Near Antonyms avoid, eschew, shun; elude, escape, evade, shakeAntonyms dodge, duck, funk, shirk, sidestep


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