Adverse decisions, conditions, or effects are unfavourable to you. adj usu ADJ n (Antonym: favourable)
Despite the adverse conditions, the road was finished in just eight months.
adversely adv ADV with v
Price changes must not adversely affect the living standards of the people.
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