Definitions for animusˈæn ə məs

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word animus

Princeton's WordNet

  1. animosity, animus, bad blood(noun)

    a feeling of ill will arousing active hostility

Wiktionary

  1. animus(Noun)

    The basic impulses and instincts which govern one's actions.

  2. animus(Noun)

    A feeling of enmity, animosity or ill will.

  3. animus(Noun)

    The masculine aspect of the feminine psyche or personality.

  4. Origin: From animus, closely related to anima, which is a feminine form; see anima.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Animus(noun)

    animating spirit; intention; temper

  2. Origin: [L., mind.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Animus

    an′im-us, n. intention: actuating spirit: prejudice against. [L. animus, spirit, soul, as distinguished from anima, the mere life.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of animus in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of animus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Anacharsis Cloots:

    Bad mind, bad heart.
    (Mals Mens, Malus Animus)

  2. Jeff Danielson:

    I want contrast between Democrats, it is a job interview about what you are going to try to do and not every Democrat thinks the same way. We should be mature about it and welcome it without personal animus.

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