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hostility

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  • nounantagonism, meanness
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Synonyms for hostility

noun antagonism, meanness
  • aggression
  • animosity
  • antipathy
  • bitterness
  • enmity
  • estrangement
  • hatred
  • ill will
  • opposition
  • rancor
  • resentment
  • war
  • abhorrence
  • animus
  • aversion
  • bellicosity
  • belligerence
  • detestation
  • disaffection
  • grudge
  • malevolence
  • malice
  • spite
  • spleen
  • unfriendliness
  • venom
  • virulence
  • warpath
  • bad blood
  • inimicality

Antonyms for hostility

  • friendship
  • good will
  • happiness
  • kindness
  • like
  • liking
  • love
  • loving
  • peace
  • respect
  • sympathy
  • benevolence
  • agreeableness
  • friendliness
  • gentleness
  • niceness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to hostility

aggression

noun. hostile or forceful behavior, attitude
  • aggressiveness
  • antagonism
  • belligerence
  • blitz
  • combativeness
  • destructiveness
  • fight
  • hostility
  • pugnacity
  • push

aggressiveness

noun. aggression

anarchy

noun. lawlessness; absence of government

animosity

noun. extreme dislike, hatred

antagonism

noun. causing problem; opposition

antipathy

noun. strong dislike, disgust
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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