The rapport between Majority Leader Harry Reid and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is as distant as it is adversarial, Snowe says.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie really believes in "adversarial" collective bargaining.
That question should be decided by the federal courts with adversarial representation.
The group might have condemned violence while still maintaining an adversarial relationship with the police force.
Despite his personal point of view, May did not take bring an adversarial approach to his interviews with the two judges.
You are talking here about this idea of “adversarial design.”
The idea for having an adversarial presence at Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court hearings is potentially even a bigger deal.
I think we are going to have the most adversarial relationship with those entities of any media outlet with a profile.
mid-14c., aduersere, from Anglo-French adverser (13c.), Old French adversaire "adversary, opponent, enemy," or directly from Latin adversarius "opponent, adversary, rival," noun use of adjective meaning "opposite, hostile, contrary," literally "turned toward one," from adversus "turned against" (see adverse). The Latin word is glossed in Old English by wiðerbroca.
(Heb. satan), an opponent or foe (1 Kings 5:4; 11:14, 23, 25; Luke 13:17); one that speaks against another, a complainant (Matt. 5:25; Luke 12:58); an enemy (Luke 18:3), and specially the devil (1 Pet. 5:8).