Definition of archenemy
: a principal enemy
Examples of archenemy in a Sentence
The two politicians were archenemies.
The country went to war with its archenemy.
Recent Examples of archenemy from the Web
Ted winning war There’s no white flag waving yet, but is Ted Turner’s Time Warner winning the vicious media war against archenemy Rupert Murdoch?
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ARCHENEMY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of archenemy for English Language Learners
: someone's main enemy
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