Our poll found 64 percent of Americans believe a 10 billion–person planet would result in adverse effects.
This lack of standards has adverse reproductive, sexual, and mental-health consequences for survivors of sexual violence.
He probably scored more points off adverse questions by liberal Justices than he did off the easy stuff.
“Any time you put a foreign substance into anybody you have the potential for an adverse event,” Geisbert reminds.
It will also force companies to disclose any adverse health effects linked to the chemicals used in their products.
You would have evaded it, and put yourself in the wrong; and the inquiry, well urged, might have been adverse to Sir Charles.
Under these adverse circumstances the resolution of this indomitable man remained unshaken.
The adverse weather held us in front and the disease pressed on our rear.
Midshipmen have a knack of sleeping under the most adverse circumstances.
The very beating of the rain, the adverse wind, seemed to chafe his spirits and excite his courage.
late 14c., "contrary, opposing," from Old French avers (13c., Modern French adverse) "antagonistic, unfriendly, contrary, foreign" (e.g. gent avers "infidel race"), from Latin adversus "turned against, turned toward, fronting, facing," figuratively "hostile, adverse, unfavorable," past participle of advertere, from ad- "to" (see ad-) + vertere "to turn" (see versus). Related: Adversely.