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antagonistnoun [C]

uk   /ænˈtæɡ.ən.ɪst/ us   /ænˈtæɡ.ən.ɪst/ formal
a person who is strongly opposed to something or someone: The antagonists in this dispute are quite unwilling to compromise.
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antagonistnoun [C]

us   /ænˈtæɡ·ə·nɪst/
a person who opposes or disagrees with another
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Translations of “antagonist”
in Spanish antagonista…
in Vietnamese địch thủ…
in Malaysian musuh…
in Thai ศัตรู…
in French antagoniste…
in German der/die Widersacher(in)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 对抗者,对立者, 对手, 敌人…
in Indonesian penentang…
in Chinese (Traditional) 對抗者,對立者, 對手, 敵人…
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