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confront
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Oliver Twist
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  • Much comforted by this assurance, Brittles opened the door to its full width, and confronted a portly man in a great-coat; who walked in, without saying anything more, and wiped his shoes on the mat, as coolly as if he lived there.
  • ’How dare you urge me to it, young man?’ replied Mr. Brownlow, confronting him with a steady look.
  • ’Hear you!’ repeated Sikes turning round in his chair to confront her.
  • The girl gradually recovered her senses; and, staggering to a chair by the bedside, hid her face upon the pillow: leaving Mr. Sikes to confront the new comers, in some astonishment at their unlooked-for appearance.

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  • You must confront your problems.
  • You must confront your opponent.

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