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confrontation

noun [C/U]  us   /ˌkɑn·frənˈteɪ·ʃən/
an argument or fight: [C] I had a confrontation this morning with my boss.
confrontational
adjective  us   /ˌkɑn·frənˈteɪ·ʃə·nəl/
His confrontational style often angers people.
Translations of “confrontation”
in Chinese (Traditional) 對抗, 衝突, 對峙…
in Russian столкновение…
in Turkish tartışma, çatışma, sürtüşme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 对抗, 冲突, 对峙…
in Polish konfrontacja…
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