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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: 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
  • 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: 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.
  • 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 Secret Adversary: The Secret Adversary is a work of detective fiction by Agatha Christie first published in the United Kingdom by The Bodley Head in January 1922 and in

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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


  • ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ Star Vivica A. Fox Calls Kenya Moore ‘Fake as Hell’
    “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Kenya Moore finds an adversary on any team she’s on and this week’s episode of NBC’s “Celebrity Apprentice” was no different. On Monday’s episode, Moore battled Vivica A. Fox, with the ladies tossing verbal jabs at each other in the board room. When host Donald Trump asked Vivica if she was a fan of Kenya, all Read more on this news related to 'Adversary'
  • Fidel Castro appears to lend support to Cuba talks with U.S.
    By Daniel Trotta HAVANA (Reuters) - Retired Cuban leader Fidel Castro on Monday appeared to lend his support to talks with the United States in his first comments about his longtime adversary since both countries agreed last month to restore diplomatic ties. "I don't trust the policy of the United States nor have I had an exchange with them, but this does Read more on this news related to 'Adversary'
  • 15 reasons Android can be better than the iPhone
    Smartphone preference is always a hot topic among enthusiasts, with the iPhone vs. Android rivalry being the most obvious one since the smartphone revolution started by the original iPhone eight years ago. While Google’s Android is the most popular smartphone OS by market share, Apple is still a significant adversary, one that has never been beaten when it comes Read more on this news related to 'Adversary'

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