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animosity
used in Great Expectations

3 uses
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Definition hostile feeling
  • For anything I knew, his animosity towards the man might otherwise lead to his seeking him out and rushing on his own destruction.
    Chapter XLVI (55% in)
  • The bill paid, and the waiter remembered, and the ostler not forgotten, and the chambermaid taken into consideration,—in a word, the whole house bribed into a state of contempt and animosity, and Estella's purse much lightened,—we got into our post-coach and drove away.
    Chapter 33 (59% in)
  • It was clear last night that this barbed the point of Provis's animosity."
    Chapter 50 (86% in)

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