Definitions

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  • v. To confront; to oppose; to withstand.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To confront; to oppose; to withstand.

Etymologies

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over- +‎ front

Examples

  • When things indifferent shall be set to overfront us, under the banners of Sin, what wonder if we be routed, and, by this art of our Adversary, fall into the subjection of worst and deadliest offences!

    The Life of John Milton

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