Definitions for animosityˌæn əˈmɒs ɪ ti

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

an•i•mos•i•tyˌæn əˈmɒs ɪ ti(n.)(pl.)-ties.

  1. a feeling of ill will that tends to display itself in action; strong hostility or antagonism.

Origin of animosity:

1400–50; late ME animosite (< MF) < LL animōsitās

Princeton's WordNet

  1. animosity, animus, bad blood(noun)

    a feeling of ill will arousing active hostility

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. animosity(noun)ˌæn əˈmɒs ɪ ti

    strong dislike

    the animosity between the two men

Wiktionary

  1. animosity(Noun)

    Violent hatred leading to active opposition; active enmity; energetic dislike.

  2. Origin: From animosité, from animositas, from animosus, from animus; see animose, animate, transitive verb

Webster Dictionary

  1. Animosity(verb)

    mere spiritedness or courage

  2. Animosity(verb)

    violent hatred leading to active opposition; active enmity; energetic dislike

Freebase

  1. Animosity

    Animosity is the third studio album by Sevendust, released on November 13, 2001 through TVT Records. The album appeared on the Billboard 200, remained there for thirteen weeks and peaked at 28 on December 1, 2001. Animosity was certified gold on March 11, 2002 through the Recording Industry Association of America. Sevendust released five variations of the album. Two variations were released in the United States with thirteen tracks, one version with explicit lyrics and the other with censored lyrics. Another explicit lyric version was released in the United States with a bonus track, and another censored version was released with two bonus tracks. The China release featured fifteen tracks. Five singles were released from the album, four of which appeared on the mainstream and modern Billboard charts. "T.O.A.B." was featured in the computer animation Galerians: Rion. "Angel's Son", originally released on Strait Up, a tribute album of Lynn Strait, former lead-singer of the band Snot. Strait died in a car accident on December 11, 1998, at the age of 30.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

animosity(noun)

(a) strong dislike or hatred

The rivals regarded one another with animosity.

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