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opponent noun

1 person who plays against sb

ADJ. chief, main | dangerous, tough | worthy

VERB + OPPONENT attack, hit | beat, defeat | get past, outfox, outmanoeuvre, outwit | face Today she faces her toughest opponent on Centre Court. | mark | tackle | bring down, foul > Special page at SPORT

2 sb who disagrees with sb's actions/plans/beliefs

ADJ. chief, leading, main | bitter, fierce, formidable, strong, vigorous | outspoken, vocal, vociferous | worthy | political | government