mortal enemy

Definition of mortal enemy

  1. :  someone one hates very much and for a long time They've been mortal enemies for many years.

Word by Word Definitions

mortalplay
  1. :  causing or having caused death :  fatal

    :  subject to death

    :  possible, conceivable

  1. :  mortally

  1. :  a human being

enemyplay
  1. :  one that is antagonistic to another

    :  one seeking to injure, overthrow, or confound an opponent

    :  something harmful or deadly


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