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Synonyms of the adjective adverse

The adjective adverse has more than one meaning. Please check the definition for more details about its synonyms.

Equivalent words for the adjective adverse:

  1. contrary (8 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: quasi-contrary, quasi-contrarily, subcontrary, subcontrarily, subcontrarily, contrariness, contrarious, contrariant, contrarily, contrariwise
  2. inauspicious (12 letter word, the longest synonym for adverse)
  3. untoward (8 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: untowardness, untowardly

Related words for the term adverse, that have fewer characters:

  1. alien (5 letter word for adverse)
    • inflections: aliened, aliening, aliens
    • related terms: alienage, aliency, alienee, Alienesque, alienism, alienist, Alienlike, alienness, alienship, alienable, alienate, aliener, alienor, alienize, alienation, alienly
  2. anti (4 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: antiship, antient, antiman, Antiwoman
  3. con (3 letter word for adverse)
    • inflections: conned, conning, cons
    • related terms: Decon, Ex-Con, econ, recon, telecon, conal, condom, conic, conics, conine, conite, conoid, conure, cony, conable, coner, conation, Conman, Conwoman, conative
  4. cross (5 letter word for adverse)
    • inflections: crossed, crossing, crosses
    • related terms: across, uncross, uncrossable, uncrossly, incross, autocross, countercross, intercross, outcross, overcross, recross, crossette, crossite, crosslet, crosslike, crossness, crossable, crosser, crossly, crosswise
  5. enemy (5 letter word for adverse)
    • related term: ex-enemy
  6. hard (4 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unhard, unharden, unhardness, unhardy, forehard, overhard, overharden, overhardness, overhardy, Prehard, harden, hardish, hardness, hardship, hardware, hardy, harder, Hardman, hardly
  7. rival (5 letter word for adverse)
    • inflections: rivalled, rivalling, rivaled, rivaling, rivals
    • related terms: derival, derivable, derivate, deriver, derivant, derivation, derivative, corrival, corrivate, corrivation, co-rival, outrival, rerival, rivaless, rivalism, rivalless, rivalling, rivalship, rivalable, rivalize, rivality
  8. trying (6 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: untrying, untriable, pretrying, pretrial, retrying, retrial, Retriable, retrier, triage, trial, triarian, trisome, triable, Triate, trier, trior

Related words for the term adverse, that have the same number of characters:

  1. counter (7 letter word for adverse)
    • inflections: countered, countering, counters
    • related terms: acounter, discounter, discountable, recounter, recountal, recountless, recountment, recountable, Counterless, Counterlike, counterman, counterwoman, counterly
  2. harmful (7 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unharmful, unharmable, harmal, harmine, harmless, harmer
  3. hostile (7 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unhostile, unhostility, interhostile, overhostile, overhostility, prehostile, prehostility, hostilize, hostility
  4. hurtful (7 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unhurtful, Unhurtable, hurtless, hurtling, hurtsome, hurty, hurtable, hurter
  5. inverse (7 letter word for adverse)
    • inflections: inversed, inversing, inverses
    • related terms: inversable, inversor, inversive
  6. obverse (7 letter word for adverse)
    • related term: obversant
  7. opposed (7 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unopposed, unopposite, unopposable, preopposed, preopposition, reopposed, reopposition, opposal, opposite, opposure, opposable, opposer, opposition, oppositive
  8. reverse (7 letter word for adverse)
    • inflections: reversed, reversing, reverses
    • related terms: Autoreverse, prereverse, prereversal, re-reverse, re-reversal, reversal, reversify, Reversine, reversist, reversable, reversible, reverser, reversive

Related words for the term adverse, that have more characters:

  1. adversary (9 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: adversarial, adversariness, adversarious
  2. adversative (11 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: adversant, adversity, adversive
  3. adversive (9 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: adversant, adversity, adversative
  4. antagonistic (12 letter word for adverse)
    • related term: unantagonistic
  5. antipathetic (12 letter word for adverse)
  6. antithetic (10 letter word for adverse)
    • related term: antithetics
  7. antonymous (10 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: antonymic, antonymy
  8. balancing (9 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unbalancing, counterbalancing, Counterbalancer, interbalancing, outbalancing, overbalancing, prebalancing, rebalancing, underbalancing, balancer
  9. clashing (8 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unclashing, clashee, clashy, clasher
  10. compensating (12 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: decompensating, decompensate, decompensation, uncompensating, uncompensable, uncompensative, overcompensating, overcompensate, overcompensation, precompensating, precompensate, precompensation, recompensating, recompensable, recompensate, recompenser, recompensation, recompensive, subcompensating, subcompensate, subcompensation, subcompensative, compensable, compensate, compenser, compensation, compensative
  11. competitive (11 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: uncompetitive, overcompetitive, overcompetition, Precompetitive, competitor, competition
  12. conflicting (11 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unconflicting, unconflictive, conflictful, conflictless, confliction, conflictive
  13. confronting (11 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: confrontal, confrontment, confronter, confrontation, Confrontative
  14. contradictory (13 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: uncontradictory, intercontradictory, contradictoriness, contradictorily
  15. contradistinct (14 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: contradistinction, contradistinctive, contradistinctly
  16. contrapositive (14 letter word for adverse)
    • related term: contraposition
  17. contrarious (11 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: contrariness, contrariant, contrarily, contrariwise
  18. contrasted (10 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: uncontrasted, uncontrastable, uncontrastive, contrastment, contrasty, contrastable, contraster, contrastive
  19. converse (8 letter word for adverse)
    • inflections: conversed, conversing, converses
    • related terms: reconverse, conversable, conversible, Conversate, conversance, converser, conversant, conversation, conversive, conversative
  20. counteractive (13 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteraction
  21. counterbalancing (16 letter word for adverse)
  22. counterpoised (13 letter word for adverse)
  23. countervailing (14 letter word for adverse)
  24. deleterious (11 letter word for adverse)
    • related term: undeleterious
  25. detrimental (11 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: undetrimental, predetrimental
  26. difficult (9 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: undifficult, undifficultly, difficultness, difficulty, difficultly
  27. disaccordant (12 letter word for adverse)
    • related term: disaccordance
  28. disadvantageous (15 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: undisadvantageous, predisadvantageous
  29. discordant (10 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: undiscordant, discordful, Discordian, discordable, discordance, discorder, discordous
  30. discrepant (10 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: discrepate, discrepance, discrepation
  31. dissentient (11 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: dissentiate, dissentience, dissentious
  32. fractious (9 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unfractious, fractiousness, fractiously
  33. impeding (8 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unimpeding, unimpedness, unimpedible, impedite, impedible, impedance, impeder, impedor, impedition, impeditive
  34. inconsistent (12 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: inconsistable, inconsistence
  35. inimical (8 letter word for adverse)
    • related term: uninimical
  36. injurious (9 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: uninjurious, preinjurious
  37. miserable (9 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: commiserable, commiserate, commiseration, commiserative, miserdom, miserhood, miserism, Miserite, misery, miseration, miserly
  38. negative (8 letter word for adverse)
    • inflections: negatived, negativing, negatives
    • related terms: Connegative, hydronegative, internegative, photonegative, Negatable, negater, negator, negation
  39. noncooperative (14 letter word for adverse)
  40. obstinate (9 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unobstinate, obstinance, obstinant, obstination, obstinative
  41. obstructive (11 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unobstructive, obstructer, obstructor, obstructant, obstruction
  42. opponent (8 letter word for adverse)
    • related term: counteropponent
  43. opposing (8 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unopposing, unopposite, unopposable, preopposing, preopposition, reopposing, reopposition, opposal, opposite, opposure, opposable, opposer, opposition, oppositive
  44. opposite (8 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unopposite, counteropposite, subopposite, oppositious, opposition, oppositive
  45. oppositional (12 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unoppositional, oppositious, opposition, oppositive
  46. oppositive (10 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: oppositious, opposition
  47. oppugnant (9 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: oppugnate, oppugnance, oppugner, oppugnation
  48. overthwart (10 letter word for adverse)
    • inflections: overthwarted, overthwarting, overthwarts
    • related terms: overthwartness, overthwartly, overthwartwise
  49. perverse (8 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unperverse, unperversive, imperverse, perversite, perversity, perversive
  50. prejudicial (11 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unprejudicial, unprejudiciable, prejudiciable, prejudicious
  51. recalcitrant (12 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unrecalcitrant, recalcitrate, recalcitrance, recalcitration
  52. refractory (10 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unrefractory, refractoriness, refractorily
  53. repugnant (9 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unrepugnant, unrepugnable, repugnable, repugnate, repugnance, repugner
  54. rigorous (8 letter word for adverse)
  55. sinister (8 letter word for adverse)
  56. stressful (9 letter word for adverse)
  57. troublesome (11 letter word for adverse)
    • related term: untroublesome
  58. troublous (9 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: troublousness, troublously
  59. uncooperative (13 letter word for adverse)
  60. unfavorable (11 letter word for adverse)
    • related term: unfavorite
  61. unfriendly (10 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unfriendlike, unfriendship
  62. unpropitious (12 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unpropitiable, unpropitiative
  63. unsatisfactory (14 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unsatisfactoriness, unsatisfactorily
  64. wretched (8 letter word for adverse)
    • related terms: unwretched, wretchless
  65. Nonadverse (10 letter word)
  66. unadverse (9 letter word)
  67. adversant (9 letter word)
    • related terms: adversity, adversive, adversative
  68. adversity (9 letter word)
    • related terms: adversant, adversive, adversative

Related phrases for the term adverse:

  1. at cross-purposes (17 character phrase for adverse)
  2. dead against (12 character phrase for adverse)
  3. eyeball to eyeball (18 character phrase for adverse)
  4. in opposition (13 character phrase for adverse)
  5. not easy (8 character phrase for adverse)
  6. squared off (11 character phrase for adverse)
  7. Adverse interest (16 character phrase for adverse)

Phrases with Adverse

  1. Adverse party
  2. Adverse effect
  3. Adverse Impact
  4. adverse opinion
  5. adverse witness
  6. Adverse selection
  7. Adverse possession

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