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  • as insour grapes
  • as inill will

synonyms for ill-will

  • bad-mouthing
  • derogation
  • disappointment
  • disparagement
  • resentment
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How to use ill-will in a sentence

The contempt only goes one way, but these are divisive times and I have no ill will.
THIEL CRONY PUBLICLY DISSES BEST MAN IN SPAT OVER VACCINESNOAH KIRSCHNOVEMBER 5, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
Speaking to Vogue, Mottley described the decision as “accepting responsibility for who we are,” rather than any ill will toward the royal family.
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN POLITICIANS GET CREATIVEZUZIA WHELANSEPTEMBER 28, 2021OZY
One of the most common examples of this ill will is a flood-damaged vehicle listed for sale as a clean used car by the most unscrupulous of individuals.
DON’T GET HOSED BY HIDDEN WATER DAMAGE WHEN BUYING A USED CARTONY MARKOVICH/THE DRIVESEPTEMBER 7, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Taghi previously made a public statement asserting that he bore de Vries no ill will, and the reporter had refused offers of security from the Dutch government.
TWO SUSPECTS IDENTIFIED IN SHOOTING OF DUTCH CRIME JOURNALIST PETER R. DE VRIESBLAKE MONTGOMERYJULY 8, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
When Laila publicly descends into madness after her child is stillborn, the Melancons acquire a baby of their own under hazy circumstances, adding to the ill will.
MORGAN JERKINS MEMORIALIZES A SWIFTLY-CHANGING HARLEM IN HER NEW NOVEL CAUL BABYCADY LANGAPRIL 2, 2021TIME
And with some expressions of mutual good-will and interest, master and man separated.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
These differences of interests will lead to disputes, ill blood, and finally to separation.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
And for fear of being ill spoken of weep bitterly for a day, and then comfort thyself in thy sadness.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
For this use of the voice in the special service of will-power, or propelling force, it is necessary first to test its freedom.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ILL-WILL

  • bad-mouthings
  • derogation
  • disappointments
  • disparagements
  • ill-wills
  • resentments
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.