English to Afrikaans Meaning :: confrontation

konfrontasie
Confrontation :
konfrontasie
- konfrontasiekonfronterendekonfrontasies
 

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Noun(1) a bold challenge(2) discord resulting from a clash of ideas or opinions(3) a hostile disagreement face-to-face(4) the act of hostile groups opposing each other(5) a focussed comparison; bringing together for a careful comparison

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(1) This confrontation with our mortality also occurs when someone close to us dies.(2) I had enough on my mind without having to have a confrontation with him right now.(3) they want to avoid any confrontation with the authorities(4) It is a grotesque confrontation with the reality of life and death.(5) four months of violent confrontation between government and opposition forces(6) the race promised a classic confrontation between the two top runners in the world(7) The logic of events will lead them to a confrontation with the West.(8) A confrontation with a group of youths drove her to fire the weapon at the pavement near one teenager's feet.(9) This new workers' organisation was forced into violent confrontation with the state.(10) a confrontation with the legislature(11) They were thought to be preparing for a confrontation with former associates who had set up a rival drugs gang.(12) But, I do know that a swan is not the sort of beast you want a confrontation with.(13) In fact, she had been avoiding him since the confrontation with the paint stick.(14) It's supposed to give us freedom of action in a confrontation with a nuclear-armed state.(15) Yet for all its confrontation with sex, drugs and sin, this book strongly affirms the human.(16) The bank disclosed her new address, forcing her to move again in a hurry to avoid a confrontation with her husband.
Related Words
(1) confrontation ::
konfrontasie
Synonyms
Noun
1. conflict ::
konflik
2. opposition ::
opposisie
3. encounter ::
ontmoeting
Different Forms
confrontation, confrontational, confrontations
Word Example from TV Shows

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The final confrontation?

The final CONFRONTATION?

Westworld Season 3, Episode 8


And I could easily best you
in any physical confrontation.

And I could easily best you in any physical CONFRONTATION.

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 2


and I\'m not comfortable
with confrontation.

and I'm not comfortable with CONFRONTATION.

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 10


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"Confrontation" implies you have a chance of winning.

Westworld Season 3, Episode 8


Let me remind you, while my moral support
is absolute, in a physical confrontation...

Let me remind you, while my moral support is absolute, in a physical CONFRONTATION...

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 6


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