Confront and Evade


Confront verb - To oppose (something hostile or dangerous) with firmness or courage.
Usage example: you must confront your fear in order to conquer it

Evade is an antonym for confront in challenge topic.


Evade verb - To get or keep away from (as a responsibility) through cleverness or trickery.

Confront is an antonym for evade in topics: avoid, get away from.

Nearby Words: evasion, evading, evader

Common collocations

people confront people evade people
group confront group evade group
army confront army evade army
death confront death evade death
Other words: time, way, monster, boss, enemy, times, forces, consequences, enemies, problems, soldiers, heroes.
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