Deep-seated hatred, as between longtime opponents or rivals
The condition of being in conflict
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For three days the will of king and people were locked in antagonism; then Alexander gave way; the long eastward movement was ended; the return began.
The antagonism of the opposition parties was even more pronounced.
There is no antagonism between the divisions of the coloured race.
- The most interesting aspect of Mithraism is its antagonism to Christianity.
His harsh rule aroused great antagonism; in 1811 he was recalled and J.