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confrontationist

[kon-fruh n-tey-shuh-nist, -fruhn-]
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noun
  1. a person who confronts opposition, especially aggressively.
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adjective
  1. characteristic of confrontation or confrontationists: confrontationist language.
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Origin of confrontationist

First recorded in 1965–70; confrontation + -ist
Related formscon·fron·ta·tion·ism, noun
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