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nem•e•sis



Pronunciation: (nem'u-sis), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/nemesis.html on line 73 [key]
n.,
pl. -sesPronunciation: (-sēz"). Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/nemesis.html on line 87 [key]

1. something that a person cannot conquer, achieve, etc.: The performance test proved to be my nemesis.
2. an opponent or rival whom a person cannot best or overcome.
3. (cap.) Class. Myth.the goddess of divine retribution.
4. an agent or act of retribution or punishment.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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