Adjective "Adversary" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Adversary


    Definition:

    1. a person, group, or force that opposes or attacks; opponent; enemy; foe.

    2. a person, group, etc., that is an opponent in a contest; contestant.

    3. the Adversary, the devil; Satan. adjective, Also, especially British, adversarial[ad-ver-sair-ee-uh l]/ˌæd vərˈsɛər i əl/

    4. of or relating to an adversary.

    5. involving adversaries, as plaintiff and defendant in a legal proceeding: an adversary trial.

    Examples:

    "natures can be adversary."