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antagonist
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War and Peace
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  • The antagonists stood forty paces apart at the farther edge of the clearing.
  • Dolokhov walked slowly without raising his pistol, looking intently with his bright, sparkling blue eyes into his antagonist’s face.
  • When there were quarrels, his kindly smile and well-timed jests reconciled the antagonists.
  • In his words, his tone, and especially in that calm, almost antagonistic look could be felt an estrangement from everything belonging to this world, terrible in one who is alive.

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  • She is my forever antagonist.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • They could have done him no real harm, of course, but the shock and pain of having a number of his toes nipped simultaneously by an unknown antagonist must have been considerable.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf

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