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  Definition of Confrontation
  1. a focussed comparison; bringing together for a careful comparison
  2. the act of opposing groups confronting each other; "the government was not ready for a confrontation with the unions"; "the invaders encountered stiff opposition"
  3. a hostile disagreement face-to-face
  4. discord resulting from a clash of ideas or opinions
  5. a bold challenge
Similar Words: opposition, encounter, showdown, face-off

 

Hyponyms: strikebreaking

 

Derivational Morphology: confront, face, present, fight, oppose, fight back, fight down, defend

 

Anagrams: fortification, fractionation, nitrification

 

 
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