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Overview of adj adverse

The adj adverse has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (4) adverse, inauspicious, untoward

(contrary to your interests or welfare; "adverse circumstances"; "made a place for themselves under the most untoward conditions")

2. adverse, contrary

(in an opposing direction; "adverse currents"; "a contrary wind") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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