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confrontation

noun

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an earnest effort for superiority or victory over another
  • the softball rivals met in an epic confrontation on the last weekend of the summer

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The first known use of confrontation was in 1632

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“Confrontation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/confrontation. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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