affront (v.)
come face to face with, meet, confront
Cym IV.iii.29[First Lord to Cymbeline] Your preparation can affront no less / Than what you hear of
Ham III.i.31[Claudius to Gertrude, of Hamlet] he ... may here /Affront Ophelia
WT V.i.75.1[Paulina to Cleomenes, of Leontes' promise not to marry again] Unless another, / As like Hermione as is her picture, / Affront his eye
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