Adversary

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Adversary Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • someone who offers opposition

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  • someone who offers opposition

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Adversary'


  • Adversary: An adversary is generally considered to be a person, group, or force that opposes and/or attacks . Adversary may also refer to: ...
  • Adversary (cryptography): In cryptography , an adversary (rarely opponent, enemy) is a malicious entity whose aim is to prevent the users of the cryptosystem from ...
  • Adversary (comics): The Adversary is a fictional character , a demonic supervillain in the Marvel Comics universe . Publication history: The Adversary first ...
  • Adversary model: In computer science , an online algorithm measures its competitiveness against different adversary models. the adversary is the same, ...

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'Adversary' example sentence in quotations


* Count not thyself to have found true peace, if thou hast felt no grief nor that then all is well if thou hast no adversary nor that this is perfect, if all things fall out according to thy desire. - Honore' de Balzac

* Without an adversary prowess shrivels. We see how great and efficient it really is only when it shows by endurance what it is capable of. - Seneca


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Adversary Sample Sentences in News


  • Zidane adversary Paco Jemez condemns three-month ban
    The Frenchman has been punished for not having the right level of coaching qualifications to coach in Spain, but one of his most vocal critics has slammed the sanctions Read more on this news related to 'Adversary'
  • ‘Grimm’ exclusive clip: Agent Chavez questions Nick
    It looks like Nick is going to have a new adversary on his hands. Last week, we were introduced to Read more on this news related to 'Adversary'
  • Navy Realigns Critical Aviation Support Workload
    Expands Mission Of 'Specialized And Proven Aircraft' Program Office The Navy’s Specialized and Proven Aircraft Program Office (PMA-226) has expanded its mission, taking over management of the F-5 N/F and F-16 A/B adversary aircraft as well as the acquisition of Contracted Air Services (CAS) , a move that became effective Oct. 1, naval officials said. Read more on this news related to 'Adversary'

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