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adversary
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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an opponent
  • But coming as the invitation did at the particular juncture when fear and indignation at these adversaries could be transformed by a spring of the foot into a triumph over them, she abandoned herself to her impulse, climbed the gate, put her toe upon his instep, and scrambled into the saddle behind him.
    1 — The Maiden (91% in)

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