arch-enemy


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arch-enemy

[ˈɑːtʃˈenɪmɪ] Narchienemigo/a m/f
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Upwards:--in spite of the spirit that drew it downwards, towards the abyss, the spirit of gravity, my devil and arch-enemy.
His mind revolved many memories, recalled by the escape of his arch-enemy from the French military prison to which he had been sentenced for life upon the testimony of the ape-man.
At his right hand rode Edward Randolph, our arch-enemy, that "blasted wretch," as Cotton Mather calls him, who achieved the downfall of our ancient government, and was followed with a sensible curse, through life and to his grave.
To whom th' Arch-Enemy, And thence in Heav'n call'd Satan, with bold words Breaking the horrid silence thus began.
Her nervous cluck, when the chicken happened to be hidden in the long grass or under the squash-leaves; her gentle croak of satisfaction, while sure of it beneath her wing; her note of ill-concealed fear and obstreperous defiance, when she saw her arch-enemy, a neighbor's cat, on the top of the high fence,--one or other of these sounds was to be heard at almost every moment of the day.
It was Silas Bannerman who finally ran down that scientific wizard and arch-enemy of mankind, Emil Gluck.
Of the latter I saw only the huge white moustache, like a flying gull, as Raffles had described it; for at a glance I divined that this was his arch-enemy, the Count Corbucci himself.
FOR years the arch-enemy of anyone claiming a mind of their own has been political correctness.
Carla, played by Alison King, is consoled by her arch-enemy Tracy Barlow (Kate Ford) on a drive to the countryside.
Normally such a disgraceful turn of events, especially in a crucial competition against the arch-enemy, would have led to blood boiling, oaths being uttered and the demand that the men standing in the middle be hounded out of the game.
The move is seen as a diplomatic breakthrough that underscores the West's desire to secure Tehran's help in Iraq and elsewhere after the United States, a close British ally, said it may launch air strikes and act jointly with arch-enemy Iran to shore up the Iraqi government.
Summary: Islamist movement unveiled rocket-shaped statue showcasing its capacity to strike arch-enemy Israel.