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Verbs (7)
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confront
v. be face to face with; "The child screamed when he confronted the man in the Halloween costume"
face up, face, confront
v. deal with (something unpleasant) head on; "You must confront your problems"; "He faced the terrible consequences of his mistakes"
present, face, confront
v. present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize; "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"
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Fuzzynyms (26)
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cite, summons, summon
v. call in an official matter, such as to attend court
dare, defy
v. challenge; "I dare you!"
take exception, challenge
v. raise a formal objection in a court of law
come up to, accost, address
v. speak to someone
stipulate
v. make an oral contract or agreement in the verbal form of question and answer that is necessary to give it legal force
struggle, fight, contend
v. be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight; "the tribesmen fought each other"; "Siblings are always fighting"; "Militant groups are contending for control of the country"
come together, get together, meet
v. collect in one place; "We assembled in the church basement"; "Let's gather in the dining room"
make bold, presume, dare
v. take upon oneself; act presumptuously, without permission; "How dare you call my lawyer?"
seek
v. inquire for; "seek directions from a local"
dare
v. to be courageous enough to try or do something; "I don't dare call him", "she dares to dress differently from the others"
brave out, brave, endure, weather
v. face and withstand with courage; "She braved the elements"
Synonyms (2)
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bully off, face off
v. start a game by a face-off
Antonyms (4)
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hedge
v. minimize loss or risk; "diversify your financial portfolio to hedge price risks"; "hedge your bets"
avoid
v. stay clear from; keep away from; keep out of the way of someone or something; "Her former friends now avoid her"
avoid
v. stay clear from; keep away from; keep out of the way of someone or something; "Her former friends now avoid her"
retreat
v. move away, as for privacy; "The Pope retreats to Castelgondolfo every summer"
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Parts Of Speech
  • Nouns
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  • Verbs
    7
  • Adverbs
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  • Adjectives
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Relationships
  • Fuzzynyms
    26
  • Synonyms
    2
  • Antonyms
    4

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