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confront
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
to deal directly with an unpleasant situation or person

or:

to challenge someone — often by presenting evidence
  • Looking into his eyes, you seemed to see there the yet lingering images of those thousand-fold perils he had calmly confronted through life.
    Chapters 25-27 — Postscript; Knights and Squires; Knights and Squires (16% in)

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