Bedeutung von "face up to something" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch

face up to something

phrasal verb with face us /feɪs/ verb (present participle facing, past tense and past participle faced)

to accept that a difficult situation exists and is something you must deal with:

Eventually he faced up to his money problems.

(Definition von "face up to something" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)