Definition Of antagonist


a person who actively opposes or is hostile to someone or something; an adversary.

he turned to confront his antagonist

Example Of antagonist

  • About 4 000 French and 1 200 West African peacekeepers are patrolling the no man's land between the antagonists .

  • After breaking through my emotional blocks, I was ready to confront the antagonists in my life who contributed to my problem.

  • And more significantly, political and technical help has to be given in abundance for peaceful negotiations with the antagonists .

  • As ultimate commander of the military, he must now move decisively and evenhandedly to disarm the antagonists .

  • But, as fate would have it, Darcy was called home early, and the two old antagonists once more confronted each other.

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