Confrontation in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
‘Regional dynamics should be shifted from confrontation to …, ‘Regional dynamics should be shifted from confrontation to … India and Afghanistan accuse Pakistan of providing safe haven to the Afghan …
SFI members detained after confrontation with police, Members of the Students’ Federation of India (SFI) were detained following a confrontation with the police during a protest in front of the office …
Doctors’ strike: Mamata’s shock treatment sparks outrage, hope at …, The unparalleled threat and the high-voltage confrontation were marked … and the Indian Medical Association announced an “all-India protest …
World Cup 2019: Photos from India’s memorable triumphs over … , Sachin Tendulkar batting for India during their 1992 World Cup match against Pakistan … This was after the infamous confrontation between Prasad and Sohail.
Raja Mandala: India and the Sino-Russian alliance, Raja Mandala: India and the Sino-Russian alliance …. an escalating confrontation with the US in the South China Sea and the Western Pacific.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Confrontation
Confrontation means fight or argument:- Come + Front… If you Come To Front, we will fight.
(verb) (of a fabric, rope, or cord) unravel or become worn at the edge, typically through constant rubbing. “cheap fabric soon frays”
(verb) (of a person’s nerves or temper) show the effects of strain. “as the temperature rose, tempers frayed”
(verb) (of a male deer) rub (a bush or small tree) with the head in order to remove the velvet from newly formed antlers, or to mark territory during the rut. “bucks mark their territory by fraying small trees”
(noun) a situation of intense competitive activity. “ten companies intend to bid for the contract, with three more expected to enter the fray”
(noun) a battle or fight. “he charged into the thick of the fray and went down fighting”