an opposing military force
"the enemy attacked at dawn"
enemy, foe, foeman, opposition(noun)
an armed adversary (especially a member of an opposing military force)
"a soldier must be prepared to kill his enemies"
any hostile group of people
"he viewed lawyers as the real enemy"
a personal enemy
"they had been political foes for years"
Someone who is hostile to, feels hatred towards, opposes the interests of, or intends injury to someone else.
A hostile force or nation; a fighting member of such a force or nation.
rally together against a common enemy.
An alliance of such forces.
of, relating to, or belonging to an enemy
Origin: From enemi, anemi (Modern French: ennemi), from inimicus, from in- + amicus
one hostile to another; one who hates, and desires or attempts the injury of, another; a foe; an adversary; as, an enemy of or to a person; an enemy to truth, or to falsehood
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
en′e-mi, n. one who hates or dislikes: a foe: a hostile army.—adj. (obs.) hostile.—How goes the enemy? (slang) what o'clock is it?—The Enemy, The old Enemy, the Devil; The last enemy, death. [O. Fr. enemi (mod. Fr. ennemi)—L. inimicus—in, neg., amicus, a friend.]
a prov. form of anemone.
The Roycroft Dictionary
1. A counter-irritant of which you must get a few, or it's you for fatty degeneration of the cerebrum. 2. The friend who stings you into action. 3. Any one who tells the truth about you.
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Rank popularity for the word 'ENEMY' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2903
Rank popularity for the word 'ENEMY' in Nouns Frequency: #940
The numerical value of ENEMY in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of ENEMY in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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