adversary

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(Christianity) the adversary of Christ (or Christianity) mentioned in the New Testament; the Antichrist will rule the world until overthrown by the Second Coming of Christ Antichrist
(Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of God; tempter of mankind; master of Hell Beelzebub , Devil , Lucifer , Old Nick , Prince of Darkness , Satan , the Tempter
armed adversary (especially a member of an opposing military force) enemy , foe , foeman , opposition
calico cat's adversary gingham dog
use of information or information technology during a time of crisis or conflict to achieve or promote specific objectives over a specific adversary or adversaries information warfare , IW
something offered to an adversary in the hope of obtaining peace olive branch , peace offering
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