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nemeses

noun
plural of nemesis

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1 one who inflicts punishment in return for an injury or offense
  • Batman is the Joker's main nemesis and always foils his wicked plots

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3 a source of harm or misfortune
  • irrationality is the nemesis of democracy, for good government depends upon the wisdom of the electorate

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neither here nor there

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“Nemeses.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nemeses. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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