noun see adverse

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Adverseness — Ad verse*ness, n. The quality or state of being adverse; opposition. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adverseness — index antipode, antithesis, conflict, contradiction, difference, ill will Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • adverseness — See adversely. * * * …   Universalium

  • adverseness — noun The state or quality of being adverse, or opposed to …   Wiktionary

  • adverseness — n. being opposed; negativeness, hostility, antagonism …   English contemporary dictionary

  • adverseness — adˈverseness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑adversary …   Useful english dictionary

  • adverse — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French advers, from Latin adversus, past participle of advertere Date: 14th century 1. acting against or in a contrary direction ; hostile < hindered by adverse winds > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Fernando Pessoa — Photo by Victoriano Braga (1914) Born Fernando António Nogueira de Seabra Pessoa June 13, 1888(1888 06 13) Lisbon, Portugal Died …   Wikipedia

  • adverse — adversely, adv. adverseness, n. /ad verrs , ad verrs/, adj. 1. unfavorable or antagonistic in purpose or effect: adverse criticism. 2. opposing one s interests or desire: adverse circumstances. 3. being or acting in a contrary direction; opposed… …   Universalium

  • antipode — I noun absolute difference, adverseness, adversus, antimony, antipathy, antipodes, antipole, antithesis, collision, conflict, contradiction, contradistinction, contraindication, contraposition, contrariety, contrariness, contrary, contrast,… …   Law dictionary

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