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confront
used in Nineteen Minutes

3 uses
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Definition
to deal directly with an unpleasant situation or person

or:

to challenge someone — often by presenting evidence
  • He looked incredibly uncomfortable, although in all fairness Josie imagined it was a little off-putting to be confronted by the daughter you'd abandoned before birth.
    Part 1 (66% in)
  • She did not know quite what to feel when confronted with Josie Cormier.
    Part 2 (44% in)
  • Add to this the fact that for whatever reason, Peter had stopped communicating with Jordan except for the odd grunt, and that his first order of the morning would be to cross-examine the knight in shining armor who'd rushed into the school to confront the evil shooter-well, being a defense attorney didn't get much more fabulous than this.
    Part 2 (54% in)

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