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|part of speech:
||a person, group, or thing opposed to another; opponent; enemy.
The two countries had been adversaries during the war.His lack of confidence is his only adversary when it comes to success.She resented it when her office adversary was promoted over her.
- antagonist, enemy, foe, opponent, rival
- ally, supporter
- similar words:
- archenemy, assailant, attacker, competition, competitor, disputant, opposition