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The state of mind of one intentionally performing a wrongful act. The state of mind of one intentionally performing a wrongful act.
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  1. The state of mind of one intentionally performing a wrongful act. The state of mind of one intentionally performing a wrongful act.
  2. A desire to harm others or to see others suffer; extreme ill will or spite.
  3. (Law) The intent to commit an unlawful act without justification or excuse.
(Obs.) Something annoying or irritating
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  1. (Obs.) Something annoying or irritating
  2. (--- Archaic) An instance of this; a grudge
  3. A mean or evil feeling toward another, characterized by the inclination to hurt, humiliate, annoy, frustrate, etc.; ill will; malice
Strong aversion; intense dislike; hateful regard; an affection of the mind awakened by something regarded as unpleasant, harmful or evil.
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  1. Strong aversion; intense dislike; hateful regard; an affection of the mind awakened by something regarded as unpleasant, harmful or evil.
  2. Strong dislike or ill will; hate
  3. Intense animosity or hostility.
The condition or quality of being highly dangerous or injurious; deadliness.
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  1. The condition or quality of being highly dangerous or injurious; deadliness.
  2. Persistent, intense ill will or desire to harm others; great malice
  3. A malignant act, event, or feeling
A feeling or state of hatred or animosity:
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  1. A feeling or state of hatred or animosity:
  2. Deep-seated, often mutual hatred.
  3. The bitter attitude or feelings of an enemy or of mutual enemies; hostility; antagonism
Ill-disposed attitude; grudge; dislike.
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  1. Ill-disposed attitude; grudge; dislike.
  2. Alternative spelling of ill will.
  3. Unfriendly feeling; hostility; hate; malice
Malevolent behavior.
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  1. Malevolent behavior.
  2. The quality or state of being malevolent; malice; spitefulness; ill will
A feeling of animosity or rancor.
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  1. A feeling of animosity or rancor.
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
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.
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 feeling of displeasure and indignation, from a sense of being injured or offended
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  1. A feeling of displeasure and indignation, from a sense of being injured or offended
  2. Indignation or ill will stemming from a feeling of having been wronged or offended.
(Countable) An unfriendly act.
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  1. (Countable) An unfriendly act.
  2. (Uncountable) The state of being unfriendly.
  1. A strong natural dislike or hatred; antipathy.
  2. Hostility that results in active resistance, opposition, or contentiousness.
  3. The condition of being an opposing principle, force, or factor:
The quality, state, or fact of varying or being variant; a changing or tendency to change
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  1. The quality, state, or fact of varying or being variant; a changing or tendency to change
  2. (Chemistry) The number of thermodynamic variables, such as temperature and pressure, required to specify a state of equilibrium of a system, given by the phase rule; the degrees of freedom of a system.
  3. An exception to the application of a usual rule, granted by an authority on the basis of hardship or practicality:
The object of such dislike
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  1. The object of such dislike
  2. Contrariety or opposition in feeling; settled aversion or dislike; repugnance; distaste.
  3. (Obs.) An opposition in character, nature, tendency, etc.
The object arousing such dislike
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  1. The object arousing such dislike
  2. An intense or definite dislike; antipathy; repugnance
  3. The act or fact of averting:
The state or condition of being uncharitable.
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  1. The state or condition of being uncharitable.
Bitterness or harshness of temper, manner, or speech; asperity
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  1. Bitterness or harshness of temper, manner, or speech; asperity
  2. Bitter, sharp animosity, especially as exhibited in speech or behavior.
The quality of being harsh.
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A poisonous secretion of an animal, such as a snake, spider, or scorpion, usually transmitted to prey or to attackers by a bite or sting.
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  1. A poisonous secretion of an animal, such as a snake, spider, or scorpion, usually transmitted to prey or to attackers by a bite or sting.
  2. 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.
  3. Malignancy; spite; malice
A sour, astringent quality
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  1. A sour, astringent quality
  2. Sharpness, bitterness, or harshness of temper, words, etc.
  3. Sourness or acidness of taste, character, or tone.
The property of being ruthless
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Offense or resentment
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  1. Offense or resentment
  2. (Archaic) A semblance or shadowy appearance
  3. Foliage, considered as shade-giving
A tightly woven fabric with various raised patterns, produced especially by a double warp.
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  1. A tightly woven fabric with various raised patterns, produced especially by a double warp.
  2. A state of vexation caused by a perceived slight or indignity; a feeling of wounded pride.
  3. Resentment at being slighted or disdained; ruffled pride
Either of two bodily humors, black bile or yellow bile, in ancient and medieval physiology.
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  1. Either of two bodily humors, black bile or yellow bile, in ancient and medieval physiology.
  2. Bitterness of temper; ill humor; irascibility.
  3. A bitter, alkaline, brownish-yellow or greenish-yellow fluid that is secreted by the liver, concentrated and stored in the gallbladder, and discharged into the duodenum of the small intestine. It helps in the digestion of fats and the neutralization of acids, such as the hydrochloric acid secreted by the stomach. Bile consists of salts, acids, cholesterol, lipids, pigments, and water. &diamf3; Bile salts help in the emulsification, digestion, and absorption of fats. &diamf3; Bile pigments are waste products formed by the breakdown of hemoglobin from old red blood cells.
A large, highly vascular lymphoid organ, lying in the human body to the left of the stomach below the diaphragm, serving to store blood, disintegrate old blood cells, filter foreign substances from the blood, and produce lymphocytes.
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  1. A large, highly vascular lymphoid organ, lying in the human body to the left of the stomach below the diaphragm, serving to store blood, disintegrate old blood cells, filter foreign substances from the blood, and produce lymphocytes.
  2. Ill temper:
  3. A large, vascular, lymphatic organ in the upper left part of the abdominal cavity of vertebrates, near the stomach: it has various functions in modifying the structure of the blood, and was formerly regarded as the seat of certain emotions
The state of being virulent
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  1. The state of being virulent
  2. A measure of how virulent a thing is
  3. Bitter animosity; venom; rancor
(Uncountable) The state or quality of being spiteful.
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  1. (Uncountable) The state or quality of being spiteful.
  2. (Countable) The result or product of being spiteful.
Revenge taken for an insult, injury, or other wrong.
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  1. Revenge taken for an insult, injury, or other wrong.
  2. Infliction of punishment in return for a wrong committed; retribution.
  3. The return of an injury for an injury, in punishment or retribution; avenging of an injury or offense; revenge
A reason or cause for this
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  1. A reason or cause for this
  2. A deep-seated feeling of resentment or rancor:
  3. A strong, continued feeling of hostility or ill will against someone over a real or fancied grievance
(Obsolete) A kind of wood used in making knife handles.
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  1. (Obsolete) A kind of wood used in making knife handles.
  2. (Archaic) A dagger with a hilt made of this wood.
  3. A feeling of anger or resentment (usually only in set terms, below).
The state or quality of being vengeful
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  1. The state or quality of being vengeful
The quality of being revengeful.
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Violent response to an act of harm or perceived injustice.
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  1. Violent response to an act of harm or perceived injustice.
Bitterness or harshness of temper, manner, or speech; asperity
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  1. Bitterness or harshness of temper, manner, or speech; asperity
  2. Bitter, sharp animosity, especially as exhibited in speech or behavior.
(Countable) Something which embitters
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  1. (Countable) Something which embitters
  2. (Uncountable) The state of being embittered
A skin sore caused by friction and abrasion:
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  1. A skin sore caused by friction and abrasion:
  2. Bitterness of feeling; rancor.
  3. An abnormal swelling of plant tissue, caused by injury or by parasitic organisms such as insects, mites, nematodes, and bacteria. Parasites stimulate the production of galls by secreting chemical irritants on or in the plant tissue. Galls stimulated by egg-laying parasites typically provide a protective environment in which the eggs can hatch and the pupae develop, and they usually do only minor damage to the host plant. Gall-stimulating fungi and microorganisms, such as the bacterium that causes crown gall, are generally considered to be plant diseases.
The characteristic of being resentful.
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  1. The characteristic of being resentful.
A feeling of displeasure and indignation, from a sense of being injured or offended
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  1. A feeling of displeasure and indignation, from a sense of being injured or offended
  2. Indignation or ill will stemming from a feeling of having been wronged or offended.
A measure of how virulent a thing is
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  1. A measure of how virulent a thing is
  2. The relative infectiousness of a microorganism causing disease
  3. Bitter animosity; venom; rancor
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