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English definition of “in the face of sth”

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in the face of sth

C2 despite having to deal with a difficult situation or problem: She left home in the face of strong opposition from her parents.
Translations of “in the face of sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不顧(困難等)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不顾(困难等)…
(Definition of in the face of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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