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Noun
/ˈadvərˌserē/,
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adversaries, plural;
  1. One's opponent in a contest, conflict, or dispute
    • - Davis beat his old adversary in the quarterfinals
  2. The Devil


  1. someone who offers opposition
  2. Ad·ver·sary is an industrial project fronted by Jairus Khan, hailing from Ottawa, Canada.
  3. The Adversary is a fictional character, a demonic supervillain in the Marvel Comics universe.
  4. In cryptography, an adversary (rarely opponent, enemy) is a malicious entity whose aim is to prevent the users of the cryptosystem from achieving their goal (primarily privacy, integrity and availability of data). ...
  5. In computer science, an online algorithm measures its competitiveness against different adversary models. For deterministic algorithms, the adversary is the same, the adaptive offline adversary. For randomized online algorithms competitiveness can depend upon the adversary model used.
  6. "The Adversary" is an episode of '''', the season finale of the third season. It is rated 4.5/5 on the official Star Trek Website.
  7. The Adversary is the debut solo album of Emperor frontman Ihsahn. The album combines various elements from the different extreme metal genres, yet keeps the progressive edge from later Emperor works. ...
  8. Geppetto is a major character, albeit one that's rarely seen, in the comic book series Fables, written by Bill Willingham and published by DC Comics as part of the Vertigo imprint.
  9. The Adversary (L'adversaire) is a 2002 French drama film directed by Nicole Garcia, starring Daniel Auteuil and Géraldine Pailhas.
  10. An opponent or rival
  11. (Adversaries) Aurangazeb - Ahmad Shah Abdali - British Empire
  12. (Adversaries) Ibrahim Lodhi - Sher Shah Suri - Hemu - Shivaji - Guru Gobind Singh
  13. An individual, group, organization or government that must be denied critical information. Synonymous with competitor/enemy.
  14. An opponent. The defendant is the plaintiff's adversary.
  15. The opposing party in a lawsuit.
  16. a person or group that is opposed to an Army force mission but is not engaging Army forces in combat operations
  17. an Imperial Power whose ambitions or ideologies directly conflict with a House's sponsor. Enemy.
  18. Abaddon, Apollyon, the angel of the bottomless pit, the arch fiend, the archenemy, the author of evil, the common enemy, the devil incarnate, the evil one, the evil spirit, the foul fiend, the old Serpent, the Prince of darkness, the Prince of the power of the air, the Prince of this world, the ...
  19. (Heb. satan), an opponent or foe (1 Kings 5:4; 11:14, 23, 25; Luke 13:17); one that speaks against another, a complainant (Matt. 5:25; Luke 12:58); an enemy (Luke 18:3), and specially the devil (1 Pet. 5:8).
  20. To dream that you meet or engage with an adversary, denotes that you will promptly defend any attacks on your interest. Sickness may also threaten you after this dream. If you overcome an adversary, you will escape the effect of some serious disaster. (See Enemies.)
  21. anybody you are trying to keep your messages secret from. If your adversary is an experienced Hacker, keeping your messages secret will require some more effort. If you can keep your computer out of the hands of your adversary, keeping your messages secret will be much easier.
  22. Enemy, or the one who is against you.
  23. The devil.  From I Peter 5:8.
  24. Commonly used to refer to the opponent, the enemy, or any other mischievous person that desires to compromise one's security.
  25. The opposite person in a legal proceeding.