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confront
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • The genuine realist, if he is an unbeliever, will always find strength and ability to disbelieve in the miraculous, and if he is confronted with a miracle as an irrefutable fact he would rather disbelieve his own senses than admit the fact.
  • The prosecutor turned to Nikolay Parfenovitch and said to him impressively: "Confront him with it."
  • He was caught unawares and confronted with his judges, the arbiters of his destiny.
  • And well it is that they stand aside, but maybe they will cease one day to do so and will form a firm wall confronting the hurrying apparition and will check the frenzied rush of our lawlessness, for the sake of their own safety, enlightenment and civilization.

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

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