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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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 adverse pronunciation in American English  adverb
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