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adversary

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  • nounopponent
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Synonyms for adversary

noun opponent
  • antagonist
  • attacker
  • competitor
  • enemy
  • foe
  • rival
  • bandit
  • contestant
  • match
  • opposer
  • bad person
  • opposite number
  • oppugner

Antonyms for adversary

  • ally
  • friend
  • assistant
  • backer
  • helper
  • helpmate
  • supporter
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to adversary

antagonist

noun. person causing problem
  • adversary
  • angries
  • bad person
  • bandit
  • competitor
  • contender
  • crip
  • enemy
  • foe
  • match
  • opponent
  • opposer
  • opposite number
  • oppugnant
  • rival

archenemy

noun. enemy

bete noire

noun. detested person

bête noire

noun. disliked person

combatant

noun. fighter

competitor

noun. person willing to enter contest
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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