The definition of an aversion is a dislike or distaste for something or someone, or a desire to avoid something or someone.
stresses the mutual hostility or enmity of persons, forces, etc.
suggests bitterness of feeling that tends to break out in open hostility
usually suggests enmity expressed in active opposition, attacks, etc.
denotes a strong, settled feeling of hatred, whether concealed, displayed, or latent
Find another word for enmity. In this page you can discover 41 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for enmity, like: antagonism, malice, ill will, disgust, friendship, good will, hostility, animosity, rancor, hatred and antipathetic.
Great popularity necessarily brings with it bitter enmity and genuine criticism.
It is stated that the enmity against him was so great that now, as on other occasions, attempts were made to assassinate him.
She thus avoided the enmity and the still more dangerous favour of Northumberland; and some unknown history lies behind the duke's preference of the Lady Jane to Elizabeth as his son's wife and his own puppet for the throne.
This won him the enmity of the Dutch Socialists.
Mrs Stowe used the reputation thus won in promoting a moral and religious enmity to slavery.