Translation of confrontation in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˌkɑːnfrʌnˈteɪʃən; ˌkɒnfrʌnˈteɪʃən/


  • 1.1 countable or uncountable/numerable o no numerable (conflict) enfrentamiento (m), confrontación (f) 1.2 countable/numerable (encounter) confrontación (f); (of witnesses etc) careo (m)
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    • People are coming here to have a violent confrontation with the police.
    • This new workers' organisation was forced into violent confrontation with the state.
    • He could then, very easily, make the confrontation with the Centre an issue and go back to the people.
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    • In between are stern confrontations with the scratch side Rugby Canada, Canadas East and West and United States A.
    • Such a pressure confrontation for a young player in his first season in England might be full of concerns.
    • That day, the South Africans betrayed the glorious history of one of sport's classic confrontations.

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The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.