Crossword clues aren’t always easy, and there’s nothing wrong with looking up a hint or two when you need some help. If you find yourself in a situation where you’re baffled and don’t know the answer to a given clue, you can refer to the section below for the answer. We compile a list of clues and answers for today’s puzzle, along with the letter count for the word, so you can work on filling in your grid.
We have a complete list of answers to the Confronted crossword clue below. If you find more than one answer, it’s because the same clue is used across multiple puzzles. In that case, the top answer is likely the correct one for this puzzle. However, you can double-check the letter count to make sure it fits in the grid.
Confronted Crossword Answer
The answer to the Confronted crossword clue is:
- FACED (5 letters)
The clue and answer(s) above was last seen on April 20, 2022 in the NYT Mini. It can also appear across various crossword publications, including newspapers and websites around the world like the LA Times, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and more.
Confronted Crossword Clue FAQ
What is FACED?
Faced is a synonym for Confronted, meaning “to meet someone face to face with hostility.” Other synonyms include, challenge, square up, oppose, resist, approach, and defy.
Crossword Puzzle Tips and Trivia
Fill in what you know
It’s good practice to go through all of the clues across and down and fill in everything you know first. After you’re done going through what you know, it’s time to go back and focus on the ones you didn’t know. You may be able to figure them out now thanks to some letters from the other answers.
What’s the best crossword puzzle?
The most popular crossword puzzle is published daily in the New York Times. The New York Times puzzle gets progressively more difficult throughout the week. Monday puzzles are the easiest and make a good starting point for new players. Friday and Saturday puzzles are the most difficult. Sundays have the largest grids, but they are not necessarily the most difficult puzzles.
For more crossword clue answers, you can check out our website’s Crossword section. We also have related posts you may enjoy for other games, such as the daily Jumble answers, Wordscapes answers, and 4 Pics 1 Word answers.