Origin of enemy
synonym study for enemy
grammar notes for enemy
OTHER WORDS FROM enemynon·en·e·my, noun, plural non·en·e·mies.
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How to use enemy in a sentence
You and your enemy each had 100 soldiers to distribute, any way you liked, to fight at any of the 13 castles.
He will stand up to our enemies like Putin and aid our allies.
You and your enemy each have 100 soldiers to distribute, any way you like, to fight at any of the 13 castles.
An app could react more quickly than a human to what an enemy aircraft does, for example.An F-16 pilot took on A.I. in a dogfight. Here’s who won|Aaron Pressman|August 20, 2020|Fortune
Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines even threatened to treat citizens who defied lockdown orders as enemy soldiers and shoot them.Why female leaders are faring better than ‘wartime presidents’ against COVID-19|matthewheimer|August 20, 2020|Fortune
But the enemy of the new emirs is neither the Jew nor the Christian, it is the godless militant defending secularism.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President|Pierre Assouline|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In “Steal This Episode,” the filmmaker denounces Homer Simpson as an “enemy of art.”Here’s the Lost Judd Apatow ‘Simpsons’ Episode, Penned by Judd Apatow|Asawin Suebsaeng|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Scott, who died Sunday at 49, could go from evoking a Baptist preacher to quoting Public Enemy.Remembering ESPN’s Sly, Cocky, and Cool Anchor Stuart Scott|Stereo Williams|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“Do not use complaints, courts and lawyers to beat and to silence the enemy,” the NOA activists wrote.
In the event, the enemy did plenty—far more than SHAEF, or for that matter the German high command, imagined possible.
If the "Y" Beach lot press their advantage they may cut off the enemy troops on the toe of the Peninsula.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
In this situation we waited the motion of the enemy, without perceiving any advancement they made towards us.
When a man converses with himself, he is sure that he does not converse with an enemy.
The enemy were pursued and annoyed by a few hundred of the citizens under Wooster and Arnold; the former was killed.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
It was he who first said, If thine enemy hunger give him food, if he thirst give him drink.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
British Dictionary definitions for enemy
- an armed adversary; opposing military force
- (as modifier)enemy aircraft
- a hostile nation or people
- (as modifier)an enemy alien