confrontationism

confrontationist

[kon-fruhn-tey-shuh-nist, -fruhn-]
noun
1.
a person who confronts opposition, especially aggressively.
adjective
2.
characteristic of confrontation or confrontationists: confrontationist language.

Origin:
1965–70; confrontation + -ist

confrontationism, noun
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