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.
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.