Animosity in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Animosity

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

Short Example Sentence for Animosity

  • 1. The people have no animosity whatever to strangers. 🔊
  • 2. How odious an animosity which pauses not at the grave! 🔊
  • 3. The multitude felt its vengeful animosity against the bull vanish. 🔊
  • 4. Six years had eradicated every tinge of animosity for that shove on the sand. 🔊
  • 5. To this animosity of party warfare he fell a victim a few years previously. 🔊
  • 6. But still more bitter was their animosity against religious Liberalism. 🔊
  • 7. His animosity was so great he would have scratched Barellan had he dared. 🔊
  • 8. One felt there was a latent animosity between the English and the Russians. 🔊
  • 9. Nevertheless, he was quite free from animosity to Lord Alfred. 🔊
  • 10. It was against her that the author's animosity was chiefly directed. 🔊

How to use Animosity in Sentence?

  • 1. The distinctions which we have reformed from animosity to emulation may be even useful to the cause of religion. 🔊
  • 2. The friendly intercourse with the one never had the slightest effect in changing its animosity to others. 🔊
  • 3. With mutual animosity they darted towards each other, and the next moment were engaged in a terrific combat. 🔊
  • 4. Mutual animosity had been worked to a height of indignant passion by a barbarous massacre of prisoners on both sides, each in view of the other. 🔊
  • 5. They have exposed me to the animosity of both parties by presenting the widow and son of Favras to me. 🔊
  • 6. This was the second time that, in the midst of the most regular and wise behaviour, his animosity had spurted out. 🔊
  • 7. That he was working up his animosity against the half-caste, and that the explosion might come any time, was apparent to all. 🔊
  • 8. The insurgents felt a special animosity against lawyers, whom they considered mercenary instruments in the hands of the nobles for oppressing them. 🔊
  • 9. It is evident, too, that she presents it to him as a peace-offering, and as a sign that all animosity is at an end between them. 🔊
  • 10. The animosity spread to the miners who had lacked the nerve to volunteer, and all sorts of wild rumors passed among the crowd. 🔊
  • 11. If a respectable person is arrested, as one suspected of animosity towards the government, he simply disappears. 🔊
  • 12. However great the animosity against him, party rage cannot withstand your demand, without violating the law of nations. 🔊
  • 13. Englishmen find it hard to understand what seems to them the bigoted and senseless animosity of the rival faiths in Ireland. 🔊
  • 14. It provoked, by its gradual development, the animosity of the opponents of Buddha's doctrines. 🔊
  • 15. His chance was poor; though I had no more animosity towards him than a virulent disease has against the victim it lays low. 🔊
  • 16. Between Spain and her descendants, however, animosity endured for many years after they had thrown off the parental yoke. 🔊
  • 17. The surest method to arouse the suspicion, dislike and animosity of China is deliberately to keep your affairs shrouded in mystery. 🔊
  • 18. I think it is probable that there may be some animosity still existing among some of the people of the South. . . . 🔊
  • 19. Though he had suspected her from the first, he had never nourished any bitter animosity against Lady Mildred. 🔊
  • 20. Whoever raises it hereafter, if it be not decided now, must expect to meet the deadly animosity which is displayed toward the North. 🔊
  • 21. I knew that the bitter animosity which had been long growing between the North and South had even then broken into open hostilities. 🔊
  • 22. I tried to explain to Sir Michael that the gentleman against whom he seemed to nourish some feeling of animosity could not be in any way his foe. 🔊
  • 23. I was astonished at the animosity showing in the eyes of these two men who had never seen each other until a few minutes ago and who had no real cause of quarrel. 🔊
  • 24. An Arab is a good hater, especially if the object of his animosity be a Christian dog, an unbeliever. 🔊
  • 25. But the nerves of the audience were shaken and their state of mind manifested itself in unjust animosity toward certain fighters or by profound silence. 🔊