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game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team only one hit 1-hitter , one-hitter
game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team only 2 hits 2-hitter , two-hitter
game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team only 3 hits 3-hitter , three-hitter
game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team 4 hits 4-hitter , four-hitter
game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team 5 hits 5-hitter , five-hitter
opposing or antagonistic adversarial
witness whose relationship to the opposing party is such that his or her testimony may be prejudiced against the opposing party adverse witness , hostile witness
in World War I the alliance of Great Britain and France and Russia and all the other nations that became allied with them in opposing the Central Powers Allies
opposing attitudes or feelings, having ambivalent
relation between opposing principles or forces or factors antagonism
magnetic field creates parallel but opposing spins; varies with temperature antiferromagnetism
opposing the growth and spread of germs antiseptic
state of having rejected your religious beliefs or your political party or a cause (often in favor of opposing beliefs or causes) apostasy , defection , renunciation
skillful maneuver in catching balls or in stealing the ball from the opposing team ball hawking
game played on a court by two opposing teams of 5 players; points are scored by throwing the ball through an elevated horizontal hoop basketball , basketball game , hoops
hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war battle , conflict , engagement , fight
open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals) battle , conflict , struggle
line along which opposing armies face each other battlefront , front , front line
feud in which members of the opposing parties murder each other blood feud , vendetta
personal or social separation (as between opposing factions) breach , break , falling out , rift , rupture , severance
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