Definitions of enemy

  1. an opposing military force; "the enemy attacked at dawn" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. an armed adversary (especially a member of an opposing military force); "a soldier must be prepared to kill his enemies" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. 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. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Foe; a hostile army. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. One who hates or dislikes: a foe: a hostile army. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. A foe; adversary; hostile force or people. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  7. One of a hostile army or nation; also, such nation or army collectively. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. One who is hostile to another; a foe; one who hates or dislikes; the opposing army or naval force in war. A private enemy, one who hates another and wishes him injury. A public enemy, one who belongs to a nation or party at war with another. The enemy, the devil. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. One who hates another person; a foe; an adversary; an opposing armed force, naval or military. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  10. of or belonging to an enemy; "enemy planes" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. Hostile; inimical. Webster Dictionary DB

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Usage examples for enemy

  1. " More than I could wish my worst enemy to suffer," I answered. – In the Days of Drake by J. S. Fletcher
  2. As yet there is no saying what will be done, but at any rate your chief enemy is dead. – Beric the Briton A Story of the Roman Invasion by G. A. Henty