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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. confront: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. confront: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. confront: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. confront: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. confront: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. confront: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Confront, confront: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. confront: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. confront: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. confront: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. confront: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. confront: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. confront: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. confront: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. confront: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. confront: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Confront: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. confront: Rhymezone [home, info]
  19. confront: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  20. confront: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  21. confront: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  22. confront: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  23. confront: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  24. confront: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  25. confront: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  26. confront: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. confront: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  2. confront: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. confront: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. confront: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. confront: Scientology® and Dianetics® [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. confront: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (confront)

verb:  be face to face with ("The child screamed when it confronted the man in the halloween costume")
verb:  deal with (something unpleasant) head on ("You must confront your problems")
verb:  present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize ("We confronted him with the evidence")
verb:  oppose, as in hostility or a competition ("You must confront your opponent")

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Phrases that include confront:   confront ones demons, confront sb with sth more...

Words similar to confront:   face, confrontal, confronted, confronter, confronting, present, face up, more...

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