Adjective "Nemesis" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Nemesis


    Definition:

    1. something that a person cannot conquer, achieve, etc.: The performance test proved to be my nemesis.

    2. an opponent or rival whom a person cannot best or overcome.

    3. (initial capital letter) Classical Mythology. the goddess of divine retribution.

    4. an agent or act of retribution or punishment.

    Examples:

    "marks can be nemesis."

    "hotels can be nemesis."