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Enemies and describing enemies - synonyms or related words

enemy

noun

someone who is opposed to someone else and tries to do them harm

opponent

noun

someone who is competing against you

adversary

noun

formal

an enemy or opponent

antagonist

noun

formal

your opponent, for example in a competition or fight

foe

noun

literary

an enemy

arch-enemy

noun

someone who is your main enemy

deadly enemy/foe/rival

someone you have always hated or competed with

sworn

adjective

sworn enemies or friends have expressed strong dislike or friendship for each other

nemesis

noun

mainly journalism

someone or something that continues to oppose you and cannot easily be defeated

opponent

noun

someone who is arguing or fighting with you

conlang

… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally

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spogs

spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles

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