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Correct spelling:
someone who offers opposition
combatant (noun)
contestant, foe, enemy, man-at-arms, thug, competitor, soldier, fighter, swordsman, adversary, quarreler, bruiser, combatant, opponent, rival, jouster, battler, tough, duelist, assailant, bully, struggler, brawler, warrior, mercenary, rioter, gladiator, militant, pugilist.
enemy (noun)
sectary, shrew, enemy, assailant, rival, opposition, sectarian, attacker, devil, opponent, combatant, foe, savage, adversary, competitor, archenemy, unfriendly, sanguinary, opposite, invader.
opponent (noun)
attacker, rival, disputant, contestant, opposite, competitor, foe, foil, opponent, enemy, villain, assaulter, combatant, archenemy, assailant, adversary, opposer.
Other synonyms:
opponent, resister, adversary, opposer.
Examples of usage:
  1. But antagonist was apparently unable to bend its neck, and get its head beneath its chest, so was for a time able to hold on. Tyrer's Tyrer - "Reminiscences of a South African Pioneer", W. C. Scully.
  2. It is true the radical has a violent antagonist in the landlady, who is vehemently loyal, and thoroughly devoted to the king, Master Simon, and the Squire. - "Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists", Washington Irving.
  3. There were now left in only Lionel and his antagonist, and each had drawn but one card. - "Prince Fortunatus", William Black.

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