This lack of standards has adverse reproductive, sexual, and mental-health consequences for survivors of sexual violence.
“Any time you put a foreign substance into anybody you have the potential for an adverse event,” Geisbert reminds.
An adverse tenure decision often marks the end of an academic career.
And as in the United States, the results of these adverse circumstances and ambitious agenda are … deeply ambiguous.
He probably scored more points off adverse questions by liberal Justices than he did off the easy stuff.
You would have evaded it, and put yourself in the wrong; and the inquiry, well urged, might have been adverse to Sir Charles.
The experience of civilized nations has hitherto been adverse to Socialism.
The adverse weather held us in front and the disease pressed on our rear.
"Some adverse influence is at work," said Funkelstein, with some vexation.
The very beating of the rain, the adverse wind, seemed to chafe his spirits and excite his courage.
late 14c., "contrary, opposing," from Old French avers (13c., Modern French adverse) "antagonistic, unfriendly, contrary, foreign" (e.g. gent avers "infidel race"), from Latin adversus "turned against, turned toward, fronting, facing," figuratively "hostile, adverse, unfavorable," past participle of advertere, from ad- "to" (see ad-) + vertere "to turn" (see versus). Related: Adversely.