Enmity in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Enmity

The quality of being an enemy; hostile or unfriendly disposition. | A state or feeling of opposition, hostility, hatred or animosity.

Short Example Sentence for Enmity

  • 1. Is there no enmity among you now? 🔊
  • 2. Her enmity might be very harmful. 🔊
  • 3. Her enmity now was hardly concealed. 🔊
  • 4. That did not look like enmity or treachery. 🔊
  • 5. Should he shrink from the power or the enmity of a man mortal as himself? 🔊
  • 6. One fact is especially clear, the restless enmity of the comic writers. 🔊
  • 7. To get Pauline's enmity would be fatal, too. 🔊
  • 8. A single word, perhaps, Has kindled all this enmity between them. 🔊
  • 9. He had assisted Miller, and thus provoked the sleepless enmity of the Laird. 🔊

How to use Enmity in a Sentence?

  • 1. This underlying enmity between neighboring peoples is not something rare in the world. 🔊
  • 2. In that night enmity was forgotten by those who had fought like beasts and now lay together. 🔊
  • 3. He was never swift enough mentally to follow these flying transitions from enmity to amity. 🔊
  • 4. Here is a man whose enmity we should avoid, but whose friendship we should value above rubies. 🔊
  • 5. He was the prince and leader of spirits created good, but fallen into enmity with God. 🔊
  • 6. How had enmity perverted my mind, when I could tolerate this unnatural assassination! 🔊
  • 7. His request was granted, and from that time he made no secret of his enmity to the Prime Minister. 🔊
  • 8. He avoided Patrick; and he pretended to be asleep, through enmity and ridicule of Patrick. 🔊
  • 9. We can bear with patience their enmity to ourselves; but their friendship with you we will not endure. 🔊
  • 10. Was it possible that he had roused her enmity simply because he had made it evident that her charms did not interest him? 🔊
  • 11. And he blurted out the last words as though they were the expression of an enmity driven to its last resources. 🔊
  • 12. Long and bloody enmity between the sheikh and the shah was the consequence of this refusal to violate the rights of hospitality. 🔊
  • 13. We need no assistance, and we know that if we enter into alliance with one chief we gain the enmity of another by so doing. 🔊
  • 14. It conforms the heart to the gospel, mortifies its enmity and opposition against the scheme of salvation therein revealed. 🔊
  • 15. Libels, however, may be accredited and published where there is no particle of enmity or of sudden irritation. 🔊
  • 16. This was the origin of the long enmity which prevailed and still prevails between the two churches, the eastern and the western. 🔊
  • 17. Their enmity would bring frightful calamities, not on themselves alone, but on all the civilised world. 🔊
  • 18. All the old enmity had vanished in a night, and they laughed and joked as they sat about the campfire like friends of long standing. 🔊
  • 19. The most deadly enmity frequently existed between neighboring chiefs, and the bitter feeling was transmitted unimpaired from father to son. 🔊
  • 20. It happens, however, very commonly that enmity to an individual will lead to enmity to the cause which that individual espouses. 🔊
  • 21. These purely social relations of nations (like those of individuals) always hide enmity and jealousy. 🔊
  • 22. And he felt a sudden enmity for this man whose old-fashioned ways had let him grow grey here like a rat in a hole. 🔊
  • 23. At last everybody made insolent game of the great qualities of the woman who had thus roused the enmity of the ladies of Sancerre. 🔊
  • 24. Boldly he threw off the mantle of shame, stalked haughtily through the village, and went back to open enmity with Erskine. 🔊
  • 25. The avowal of his sentiments caused considerable enmity and suspicion between him and Mohammed; the father feared the son, and the son the father. 🔊
  • 26. The adversary may be a man of station, wealth, and influence; his good will may be highly valuable to him; his enmity may do him great injury. 🔊
  • 27. The entire party looked with enmity at Bill, but the latter turned upon them so brave and unflinching a front that none dared question his honor. 🔊
  • 28. The fall of the Christian power in the East was now fast approaching, and it was not a little hastened by the enmity of the rival orders. 🔊
  • 29. But, Waldron, we must find this traitor who has no doubt stirred up against us once more the bitter enmity of Vienna. 🔊
  • 30. The spirit of discord and enmity is instilled by the more violent of both parties into their children as a duty, so that it will probably descend from generation to generation. 🔊
  • 31. As Mr. Underhill well observes, the ascendency of the white man is needed to temper the enmity between the browns and the blacks. 🔊