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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A principal enemy.

Usage examples (32)
  • “Toby Mawer … isn’t he the fellow you called your archenemy?”
  • Sending Tanya Vladimova in against his archenemy was a step he had longed to take years ago but could never bring himself to do.
  • And here in Los Angeles, Cat Woman has a new archenemy.
  • Every superhero must have an archenemy, and he was mine. for more
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