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adjective adverse pronunciation in American English /ædˈvɜrs/
  1. negative, unpleasant, or harmful
    an adverse reaction from the public
    adverse consequences
    have an adverse effect on: The drug has so far had no adverse effect on patients.
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    1. a.
      likely to cause problems
      adverse weather conditions

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