Meaning of ADVERSE in English

ADVERSE

adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French advers, from Latin adversus, past participle of advertere Date: 14th century acting against or in a contrary direction ; hostile , 2. opposed to one's interests , causing harm ; harmful , opposite in position, ~ly adverb ~ness noun

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