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Enmity synonyms

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  1. A strong natural dislike or hatred; antipathy.
  2. The condition of being an opposing principle, force, or factor:
  3. Hostility that results in active resistance, opposition, or contentiousness.
The state of being hostile; antagonism or enmity.
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  1. The state of being hostile; antagonism or enmity.
  2. An expression of enmity and ill will; hostile act
  3. A feeling of enmity, ill will, unfriendliness, etc.; antagonism
A hostile feeling or act.
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  1. A hostile feeling or act.
  2. Bitter hostility or open enmity; active hatred.
  3. A feeling of strong dislike or hatred; ill will; hostility
(Law) Evil intent; state of mind shown by intention to do, or intentional doing of, something unlawful
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  1. (Law) Evil intent; state of mind shown by intention to do, or intentional doing of, something unlawful
  2. The state of mind of one intentionally performing a wrongful act. The state of mind of one intentionally performing a wrongful act.
  3. (Law) The intent to commit an unlawful act without justification or excuse.
A continuing and bitter hate or ill will; deep spite or malice
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  1. A continuing and bitter hate or ill will; deep spite or malice
  2. Bitter, long-lasting resentment; deep-seated ill will:
Alternative spelling of ill will.
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  1. Alternative spelling of ill will.
  2. Ill-disposed attitude; grudge; dislike.
  3. Unfriendly feeling; hostility; hate; malice
Bitter hostility or open enmity; active hatred.
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  1. Bitter hostility or open enmity; active hatred.
  2. A hostile feeling or act.
  3. A feeling of strong dislike or hatred; ill will; hostility
A feeling of animosity; ill will.
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  1. A feeling of animosity; ill will.
  2. A feeling of strong ill will or hatred; animosity
  3. An attitude that informs one's actions; disposition or intention.
  1. A strong natural dislike or hatred; antipathy.
  2. The condition of being an opposing principle, force, or factor:
  3. Hostility that results in active resistance, opposition, or contentiousness.
The object of such dislike
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  1. The object of such dislike
  2. (Obs.) An opposition in character, nature, tendency, etc.
  3. Contrariety or opposition in feeling; settled aversion or dislike; repugnance; distaste.
The state of being hostile; antagonism or enmity.
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  1. The state of being hostile; antagonism or enmity.
  2. An expression of enmity and ill will; hostile act
  3. A feeling of enmity, ill will, unfriendliness, etc.; antagonism
Alternative spelling of ill will.
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  1. Alternative spelling of ill will.
  2. Ill-disposed attitude; grudge; dislike.
  3. Unfriendly feeling; hostility; hate; malice

Synonym Study

  • Antagonism stresses the mutual hostility or enmity of persons, forces, etc.
  • Animosity suggests bitterness of feeling that tends to break out in open hostility
  • Hostility usually suggests enmity expressed in active opposition, attacks, etc.
  • Enmity denotes a strong, settled feeling of hatred, whether concealed, displayed, or latent
Find another word for enmity. In this page you can discover 14 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for enmity, like: antagonism, hostility, animosity, malice, rancor, ill will, hatred, animosity, animus, antagonism and antipathy.