Part of speech:
The definition of vicious is someone or something that is especially cruel, harsh or violent, especially when the unkindness is done intentionally.
Inclined to behave in an actively hostile fashion:
(Slang) Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome:
Not in keeping with what is correct, proper, or logical; inappropriate:
Causing or deserving hate; loathsome; detestable; odious
Pugnacious or bellicose
Designed or used for carrying out a hostile or aggressive attack
The definition of inimical is unfriendly or harmful.
Not appropriate; unsuitable
Inclined or eager to fight; hostile or aggressive.
Fighting or warring.
Provoking or likely to provoke controversy
The definition of pugnacious is eager to fight or disagree.
Fond of fighting or struggling; ready or eager to fight; pugnacious
The definition of amicable is someone or something that is friendly and shows peace-loving characteristics.
Having a feeling of opposition, distaste, or aversion; strongly disinclined:
Designating or having a sharp, often unpleasant taste; acrid, as quinine or peach stones
The definition of contrary is someone or something that is opposite to something else or is unfavorable.
Resentful and rebellious, especially against authority.
Disagreeable in sound; harsh or dissonant.
Opposing in opinion, temperament, etc.; incompatible; incongruous
Having returned to a wild condition
Characterized or dominated by the existence of glaciers, as the Pleistocene Epoch.
Malevolent is defined as someone or something that is harmful or evil.
Of the army, the navy, or military life; military
Provoking or tending to provoke, as to action, thought, feeling, etc.; stimulating, erotic, irritating, etc.
Opposing any kind of control; defiant
Arousing disgust or aversion; offensive or repulsive:
The definition of sour is something with an acidic taste, or someone who is resentful or angry.
Giving shade; shady
Acting or moving with great force; violent
(Zool.) Having a poison gland or glands and able to inflict a poisonous wound by biting or stinging
Extremely hostile or malicious:
The definition of animosity is strong ill will or dislike.
A feeling of strong ill will or hatred; animosity
(Biochemistry) Interference in the physiological action of a chemical substance by another having a similar structure.
(Obs.) An opposition in character, nature, tendency, etc.
A snarl formed in the part of a fishing line that is wound around the reel.
(Mineralogy) The splitting or tendency to split of a crystallized substance along definite crystalline planes, yielding smooth surfaces.
A group of people who aid the enemy from within their own country
Conflict, as between persons having dissimilar ideas or interests; clash.
Acts of war; overt warfare.
A continuing and bitter hate or ill will; deep spite or malice
To render liable or subject to; to occasion.
To induce polarization in or impart polarity to.
The definition of kind is warm, generous or sympathetic.
Used as an intensive with and :
Suited to one of good breeding; refined and polite:
Inclined or ready to quarrel
(Informal) Fond of fighting, arguing, etc.; aggressive
Inclined to act in a hostile way
Feeling or showing unfriendliness
Pleasing, either to the mind or senses; pleasant; grateful.
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