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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: confrontation

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Gegenüberstellung {f}Femininum (die) confrontation
Konfrontation (ein Schweizer Spielfilm aus dem Jahr 1976) Confrontation
Konfrontation - Das Attentat von Davos (ein Schweizer Spielfilm aus dem Jahr 1976) Confrontation
Eklat {m}Maskulinum (der) [eher geh.] (Auseinandersetzung in der Öffentlichkeit) confrontation


Assuredly, if any one had said to him at such moments that the hour would come when that name would ring in his ears, when the hideous words, Jean Valjean, would suddenly emerge from the darkness and rise in front of him, when that formidable light, capable of dissipating the mystery in which he had enveloped himself, would suddenly blaze forth above his head, and that that name would not menace him, that that light would but produce an obscurity more dense, that this rent veil would but increase the mystery, that this earthquake would solidify his edifice, that this prodigious incident would have no other result, so far as he was concerned, if so it seemed good to him, than that of rendering his existence at once clearer and more impenetrable, and that, out of his confrontation with the phantom of Jean Valjean, the good and worthy citizen Monsieur Madeleine would emerge more honored, more peaceful, and more respected than ever—if any one had told him that, he would have tossed his head and regarded the words as those of a madman.
Then there would be an unpleasant scene; a recrudescence of family questions, a confrontation of positions, every sort of sarcasm and all manner of objections at one and the same time, Fauchelevent, Coupelevent, fortune, poverty, a stone about his neck, the future.

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