Definition of enemy :
1. Hostile; inimical.
2. One hostile to another; one who hates, and desires or attempts the injury of, another; a foe; an adversary; as, an enemy of or to a person; an enemy to truth, or to falsehood.
confederate, falsifier, terrorist, murderer, confrontation, traitor, revolutionary, criminal, ally, hostile, nemesis, informer, detractor, love, resistance, assassin, rebel, betrayer, friend, supporter, inquisitor, foeman, oppositeness, spy
combatant (part of speech: noun)
brawler, gladiator, foe, man-at-arms, duelist, rival, competitor, mercenary, jouster, pugilist, struggler, combatant, tough, rioter, adversary, opponent, bruiser, warrior, quarreler, bully, battler, antagonist, soldier, swordsman, militant, thug, contestant, assailant, fighter
opponent (part of speech: noun)
enemy (part of speech: noun)
- " But tell me," added he, " do you think my daughter safe, so near a garrison of the enemy?" - "The Scottish Chiefs", Jane Porter.
- He could not understand how his enemy had got out of the way so quickly. - "Children of the Wild", Charles G. D. Roberts.
- He did not speak to her like an enemy;- and then, too, he would know better than any man alive how she might best escape from her trouble. - "The Eustace Diamonds", Anthony Trollope.