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adversarial

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adjective ad·ver·sar·i·al \ˌad-və(r)-ˈser-ē-əl, -ˈse-rē-\

Simple Definition of adversarial

  • : involving two people or two sides who oppose each other

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of adversarial

  1. :  of, relating to, or characteristic of an adversary or adversary procedures

Examples of adversarial in a sentence

  1. an adversarial system of justice with prosecution and defense opposing each other

  2. <the relationship between the president and the congress should not be adversarial if anything is to get done>



1871

First Known Use of adversarial

1871

Rhymes with adversarial


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adversarial

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adjective ad·ver·sar·i·al \ˌad-vər-ˈser-ē-əl\

Legal Definition of adversarial

  1. :  of, relating to, or characteristic of an adversary or adversary procedures :  adversary





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