Sentence Examples


  • Francis, who had been the early friend of Burke, supplied him with the personal animus against Hastings, and with the knowledge of detail, which he might otherwise have lacked.
  • Some animus against the Aaronites (2 Chron.
  • He shows considerable animus against John Wycliffe and the Lollards.
  • No one of Voltaire's works shows his antireligious or at least anti-ecclesiastical animus more strongly.
  • A certain animus against Joab's family thus seems to underlie some of the popular narratives of the life of David (q.v.).

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