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confrontational

Line breaks: con|fron¦ta|tion¦al
Pronunciation: /ˌkɒnfrənˈteɪʃən(ə)l
 
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Definition of confrontational in English:

adjective

Tending to deal with situations in an aggressive way; hostile or argumentative: he distanced himself from the confrontational approach adopted by his predecessor
More example sentences
  • 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.

Derivatives

confrontationally

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adverb

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