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Definition 1: someone who offers opposition - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for adversary in the sense of this definition

(adversary is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

(... is a kind of adversary ) a person who fights duels

(... is a kind of adversary ) an armed adversary (especially a member of an opposing military force)

"a soldier must be prepared to kill his enemies"

(... is a kind of adversary ) any opponent of technological progress

(... is a kind of adversary ) an opponent who resists with force or resolution

"obstinate withstanders of innovation"

(... is an instance of adversary) (Christianity) the adversary of Christ (or Christianity) mentioned in the New Testament; the Antichrist will rule the world until overthrown by the Second Coming of Christ

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