Tending to deal with situations in an aggressive way; hostile or argumentative: he distanced himself from the confrontational approach adopted by his predecessor
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- The report suggested case workers were concerned about damaging their relationship with her by being overly confrontational.
- Let's try to move toward a more peaceful set of relationships, less confrontational than we've been through.
- A young steward challenged me in quite a confrontational way.
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