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used in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Pope)

2 uses
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to deal directly with an unpleasant situation or person


to challenge someone — often by presenting evidence
  • But much I fear my Hector's dauntless breast Confronts Achilles; chased along the plain, Shut from our walls!
    Book 22 (89% in)
  • Not less resolved, Antenor's valiant heir Confronts Achilles, and awaits the war, Disdainful of retreat: high held before, His shield (a broad circumference) he bore; Then graceful as he stood, in act to throw The lifted javelin, thus bespoke the foe: "How proud Achilles glories in his fame!
    Book 21 (95% in)

There are no more uses of "confront" in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Pope).

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