Definitions and translations for "confront"

Definition of confront

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1. To stand or meet facing, especially in competition, hostility or defiance; to come face to face with; to oppose; to challenge.
We should confront him about the missing money.
2. To deal with.
3. To something bring face to face with.
4. To come up against; to encounter.
5. To engage in confrontation.
6. To set a thing side by side with; to compare.
7. To put a thing facing to; to set in contrast to.
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English - English - confront

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v. stand face to face; put before; oppose; compare

English - Spanish - confront

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v. confrontar, anteponerse a, arrostrar, encarar, encararse con, hacer frente a; antagonizar, carear, enfrentar, estar contra, plantar cara, poner en oposición, poner frente a frente; acarar, acarear

English - French - confront

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v. affronter, confronter, faire face

English - German - confront

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v. konfrontieren, gegenüberstellen, gegenübertreten

English - Indonesian - confront

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v. berhadapan muka, menghadapi, berhadap-hadapan, menentang, menghadapkan, mempertemukan, mengemukakan, memperhadapkan, memperbandingkan, menggandengkan, mempergandengkan

English - Italian - confront

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v. essere di fronte a, essere faccia a faccia con; presentarsi a; (fig) affrontare, fronteggiare; (fig) confrontare, comparare; (Dir) mettere a confronto

English - Polish - confront

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v. oblicze: stanąć w obliczu czegoś, konfrontować, unaoczniać, porównać, unaocznić, porównywać

English - Portuguese - confront

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v. confrontar

English - Romanian - confront

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v. înfrunta, confrunta, alătura

English - Russian - confront

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г. стоять против, стоять лицом к лицу, столкнуться; делать очную ставку; противостоять; смотреть в лицо чему-л.; сопоставлять, сличать

English - Turkish - confront

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f. yüz yüze getirmek, yüzleştirmek, karşılaştırmak, karşı koymak

English - Ukrainian - confront

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v. навпроти: стояти навпроти, протистояти, порівнювати, зіставляти, стояти

English - Dutch - confront

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ww. konfronteren; verifiëren

English - Greek - confront

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ρήμ. αντιμετωπίζω, αντικρίζω, φέρω αντιμέτωπους

English - Arabic - confront

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‏تحدى، واجه، جابه، قابل، قارن‏

English - Chinese - confront

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(动) 使面对, 遭遇, 对抗

English - Chinese - confront

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(動) 使面對, 遭遇, 對抗

English - Hindi - confront

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v. सामना करना, खि़लाफ़ करना, मुक़ाबला करना

English - Japanese - confront

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(動) 対面する; 立ち向かう; 直面させる; 突きつける

English - Korean - confront

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동. 직면하다; 들이 대다; 대립하다; 비교하다

English - Vietnamese - confront

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v. đối chất, so sánh, đối chiếu
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Synonyms for confront
1. encounter: face, affront, challenge, cope with, brave
2. resist: oppose, dispute, challenge, defy, repel, counter, contradict
Verb forms for confront
Present participle: confronting
Present: confront (3.person: confronts)
Past: confronted
Future: will confront
Present conditional: would confront
Present Perfect: have confronted (3.person: has confronted)
Past Perfect: had confronted
Future Perfect: will have confronted
Past conditional: would have confronted