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Beyond EnemiesPlay
Adversary can refer to a competitor in sports, politics, or business, not just enemies. SlideEven after the match, he respected his adversary for a well-played game.
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Not Always NegativePlay
The term doesn't always carry a hostile connotation; it can imply a healthy rivalry. SlideAs chess adversaries, they pushed each other to improve.
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Impersonal AdversariesPlay
Adversary can also be a challenge or obstacle, not just a person or a group. SlideShe considered her fear of heights an adversary to overcome.