Ok so you all know cowboys vs Indians, Russia vs USA, blue black vs white gold (the Internet dress)
Is there a word for two sides against each other? If you get what I am saying.

  • It would help of you gave an example sentence with a blank where your word fits.
    – Greybeard
    Aug 1, 2020 at 15:04
  • I might as well need to drop by Google to find what those actually are - the references I mean! Aug 1, 2020 at 15:05

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The word is Opponents, those who oppose one another. If they are like the pairs you suggest then they may be classic or prosaic opponents, eternal. In any case they are Enemies with too much of a history of hatred to kiss and make up any time soon.

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