What does face up to mean?

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  1. face up to(Verb)

    To confront a condition or situation, typically one that is unpleasant or uncomfortable.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of face up to in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of face up to in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. French President Francois Hollande:

    There is no such thing as virtual hatred when it is spreading, major Internet firms must face up to their responsibilities.

  2. President Francois Hollande:

    Indeed the threat is there, but our country is ready to face up to it. And who knows what the world will look like in 2024.

  3. Maurizio Naro:

    Milan has turned into a leisure tourism city in the last 10 years exactly to face up to the sharp slump in business tourism.

  4. Selma Blair:

    I just went, ‘I can’t really say who I am to myself,’ which is a hard thing to face up to. I felt the need to make myself whole.

  5. Jim Clyburn:

    I think this is a catalyst to get people to face up to the fact that we've got problems in this country, i think this exposed something that is already there.

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