en English

confronted with/by

confront (sb by/with sth)
(verb, transitive) to face, meet, or deal with a difficult or unpleasant situation or person

As she left the court, she was confronted by angry crowds who tried to block her way.
It’s an issue we’ll have to confront at some point, no matter how unpleasant it is.
I thought I would stay calm, but when I was confronted with/by the TV camera, I got very nervous.

Source: https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english-chinese-traditional/confront?q=confronted
Note: When referring to people or animals, most people say confronted by (e.g. I was confronted by a large dog). For other objects, usage varies from person to person between confronted by/with.

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