Oppose, as in hostility or a competition (synset 201081176)
"You must confront your opponent"; "Jackson faced Smith in the boxing ring"; "The two enemies finally confronted each other"hyponym:synonym: face
Deal with (something unpleasant) head on (synset 200813960)
"You must confront your problems"; "He faced the terrible consequences of his mistakes"
Present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize (synset 201068455)
"We confronted him with the evidence"; "He was faced with all the evidence and could no longer deny his actions"; "An enormous dilemma faces us"
Be face to face with (synset 202748513)
"The child screamed when he confronted the man in the Halloween costume"
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