Confront

What is Confront ?

Confront is (verb) 1. to threaten someone by approaching them Don’t confront a burglar on your own – he may be armed. 2. to be willing to deal with a difficult situation We need to confront these issues before they get out of control. to confront someone with the evidence to show the evidence to someone When the police confronted him with the photographs he confessed.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level