Thesaurus / acrimony
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In 2019, the acrimony spilled into contentious city council elections that ended in the defeat of most Amazon-backed candidates.
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How do they reason upon a dogma, and quarrel with acrimony about a system of which even themselves can comprehend nothing?
LETTERS TO EUGENIAPAUL HENRI THIRY HOLBACH
The affairs of the village are discussed without acrimony, and a certain amount of understanding arrived at.
THE HILLS AND THE VALERICHARD JEFFERIES
The Jesuits, in a phase of ascendancy, persecuted and insulted the Buddhists with great acrimony.
THE OUTLINE OF HISTORY: BEING A PLAIN HISTORY OF LIFE AND MANKINDHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
We are told that there prevailed between the two a great and reciprocal acrimony.
The bread question was the topic of the hour, and gave rise to more acrimony than had any antecedent injustice.
THE SIEGE OF KIMBERLEYT. PHELAN
He had not looked at Lydia as he poured out this sudden flood of acrimony, but at her quick, fierce reply, he faced her.
THE SQUIRREL-CAGEDOROTHY CANFIELD
In the first place, there were these pseudo-creditors who had just attacked him in his own park with much acrimony.
MR. SCARBOROUGH'S FAMILYANTHONY TROLLOPE
"Detestable creatures," said Mrs. Hilary, with acrimony, as usual.
DANGEROUS AGESROSE MACAULAY
Whilst the root is fresh it is harsh and acrid, but, being dried, it loses the greater part of its acrimony.
WORDS RELATED TO ACRIMONY
- allergy to
- hard feelings
- ill will
- no use for
- bad blood
- bad will
- hard feelings
- hatred; hard feelings
- no love lost
- boiling point
- slow burn
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