Thesaurus

adversary

adjective

adversary

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of adversary

  1. 1 one that is hostile toward another our old cat seemed to consider the new kitten an adversary Synonyms of adversary enemy, antagonist, foe, hostile, opponentWords Related to adversary archenemy, archfoe, nemesis; ill-wisher; bane, bête noire; assailant, attacker, combatant, invader; competitor, emulator, rivalNear Antonyms of adversary buddy, chum, compadre, crony, fellow, hail-fellow, hail-fellow-well-met, hearty, hobnobber, mate, musketeer, pal; abettor (also abetter), accomplice, ally, collaborator, colleague, comrade, confederate, friendly, partner; adherent, disciple, follower; backer, benefactor, exponent, supporter, sympathizer, well-wisherAntonyms of adversary amigo, friend

  2. 2 one that takes a position opposite another in a competition or conflict our adversaries in tomorrow's meet are from one of the top schools in the league Synonyms of adversary opponent, antagonist, foe, rivalWords Related to adversary equal, match; enemy; archenemy, nemesis; competitor, contestant; bane, bête noire, curse; assailant, attacker, combatant, invaderNear Antonyms of adversary accomplice, ally, confederate, partner; advocate, champion, exponent, proponent, supporter, sympathizer



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