Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Antagonist"

The meaning of "Antagonist" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does antagonist mean?
A: @shira_n It’s the opposite of protagonist

Example sentences using "Antagonist"

Q: Please show me example sentences with antagonist
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A: “Antagonist” is specifically used, when talking about stories, movies, or TV shows, to refer to the character that has motives or does actions that oppose the main character (who is called the “protagonist”).

For example, in the fairy tale “Cinderella,” the stepmother is the antagonist, because she wants to keep Cinderella home.
Q: Please show me example sentences with antagonist.
A: The actor played the role of the antagonist perfectly.

The antagonist in the movie ia menacing.

I don't want to be the antagonist on this play.

Synonyms of "Antagonist" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between antagonist and villain ?
A: the villain is a character type, and the antagonist is a plot role.
Q: What is the difference between antagonist and enemy ?
A: "antagonist" is almost always used when talking about fiction or stories.

you probably wouldn't call an enemy that you have in real life an "antagonist", but you would call a character from a book an "antagonist".
Q: What is the difference between the antagonist and the foil character ?
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Translations of "Antagonist"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? antagonist 和 rival 的区别
A: Difference between the antagonist and rival
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? antagonist
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Other questions about "Antagonist"

Q: Please show me how to pronounce antagonist

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Q: I wonder whether an antagonist in a story is always bad person who is against or attack a protagonist . Can a person who scold the protagonist for teach manner be an antagonist?
A: The person can be the antagonist for stopping the protagonist. Yes the person can be considered the antagonist.
Q: There are no antagonists like in the movie Does this sound natural?
A: I mean there are no antagonists in reality as if in the movie

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