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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  • Adversary: An adversary is generally considered to be a person, group, or force that opposes and/or attacks. Adversary may also refer to: Satan ("adversary" in Hebrew)
  • Adversary (comics): The Adversary is a fictional character, a demonic supervillain in the Marvel Comics universe. The Adversary first appeared in Uncanny X-Men #187-188
  • The Adversary: The Adversary may refer to: "The Adversary" (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine), a 1995 episode of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine The Adversary (album), the debut
  • Adversary model: adversary model used. The three common adversaries are the oblivious adversary, the adaptive online adversary, and the adaptive offline adversary.
  • Adversary proceeding in bankruptcy (United States): An Adversary proceeding in bankruptcy, is a lawsuit in the American legal system filed by a party called a "plaintiff" against a party called a "defendant"
  • The Adversary (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine): "The Adversary" is the 72nd episode of the syndicated American science fiction television series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, the season finale of the
  • Adversary (cryptography): For other uses, see Adversary (disambiguation). In cryptography, an adversary (rarely opponent, enemy) is a malicious entity whose aim is to prevent the
  • Adversary in the House: Adversary in the House (1947) is a biographical novel based on the life of Eugene V. Debs and of his wife Kate, who was opposed to socialism. The book
  • The Adversary (album): For the Thy Art Is Murder album, see The Adversary (Thy Art Is Murder album). The Adversary is the debut solo album by Emperor frontman Ihsahn. Released

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* 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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