(Law) Evil intent; state of mind shown by intention to do, or intentional doing of, something unlawful
(Obs.) Something annoying or irritating
The quality of being very harmful or dangerous; malignancy
The bitter attitude or feelings of an enemy or of mutual enemies; hostility; antagonism
Behavior exhibiting a hostile attitude.
A feeling of animosity or rancor.
The definition of hostility is an unfriendly or warlike feeling.
Indignation or ill will stemming from a feeling of having been wronged or offended.
The definition of antagonism is an ongoing aggression or animosity between two individuals or groups.
The quality, state, or fact of varying or being variant; a changing or tendency to change
An intense or definite dislike; antipathy; repugnance
Bitter, sharp animosity, especially as exhibited in speech or behavior.
Any of various poisonous substances secreted by certain snakes, spiders, scorpions, and insects and transmitted to a victim by a bite or sting. Venoms are highly concentrated fluids that typically consist of dozens or hundreds of powerful enzymes, peptides, and smaller organic compounds. These compounds target and disable specific chemicals in the victim, damaging cellular and organ system function. Snake venoms, for example, contain substances that block platelet aggregation (causing bleeding) and that prevent the release of acetylcholine by nerve endings (causing muscle paralysis). Many substances contained in venoms are under investigation for use as pharmaceuticals.
A sour, astringent quality
Offense or resentment:
Resentment at being slighted or disdained; ruffled pride
The quality of being virulent, or very poisonous, noxious, malignant, etc.
Infliction of punishment in return for a wrong committed; retribution.
The definition of a grudge is a lingering, strong feeling of ill will or resentment.
(Obsolete) A kind of wood used in making knife handles.
Violent response to an act of harm or perceived injustice.
(Uncountable) Good will.
A feeling of devotion or adoration toward God or a god.
A person or thing hated
An instance of kind behavior:
Respect means a feeling or show of honor or esteem for someone or something.
The quality or state of feeling bitter
The definition of hatred is a feeling of intense dislike.
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