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confront
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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Definition
to deal directly with an unpleasant situation or person

or:

to challenge someone — often by presenting evidence
  • Miss Hunter screamed and shrunk against the wall at the sight of him, but Sherlock Holmes sprang forward and confronted him.
    Adventure XII — The Adventure of the Copper Beeches (90% in)

There are no more uses of "confront" in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

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